ROCKY CREEK (BROWN COUNTY)
ROCKY CREEK (Brown County). Rocky Creek rises three miles northwest of Brownwood and one mile north of U.S. highways 67 and 84 in west central Brown County (at 31°44' N, 99°06' W) and runs northeast six miles to its mouth on Cason Cove, at the southern portion of Lake Brownwood (at 31°49' N, 99°04' W). The stream is surrounded by resistant ledges and low cuestas of limestone, surfaced by shallow, stony soils that support live oak, juniper, and grasses.
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