ELM CREEK (TRAVIS COUNTY)
ELM CREEK (Travis County). Elm Creek rises at the eastern edge of the Austin city limits in east central Travis County (at 30°17' N, 97°37' W) and runs southeast for nine miles to its mouth on Gilleland Creek, two miles south of the Dunlap community (at 30°14' N, 97°33' W). The local terrain is generally flat with local shallow depressions, surfaced by clay and sandy loams that support water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.
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