SAN MIGUEL CREEK
SAN MIGUEL CREEK. San Miguel Creek, formed by the confluence of San Francisco Perez and Chacon creeks, rises near Ghost Hill at the Frio-Medina county line south of the Missouri Pacific Railroad in eastern Frio County (at 29°05' N, 98°56' W) and flows south and east for sixty-six miles, through southwestern Atascosa and northern McMullen counties, to its mouth on Choke Canyon Reservoir in northeastern McMullen County (at 28°31' N, 98°25' W). The creek flows through flat terrain with local shallow depressions, surfaced by clay and sandy loam that supports water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, "San Miguel Creek," accessed January 17, 2017, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbs53.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.