SCOTT CANYON [#2] (CROCKETT COUNTY)
SCOTT CANYON [#2] (Crockett County). Scott Canyon heads in southwestern Crockett County (at 30°29' N, 101°34' W) and runs into Howard Draw near Farm Road 2083 twenty-seven miles southwest of Ozona (at 30°24' N, 101°29' W). It is approximately 9½ miles long and is formed of sand, gravel, mud substrate, and some bedrock. The canyon lies in a natural geologic floodplain where hardwoods, conifers, and grasses grow in clay and sandy loam soil.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."SCOTT CANYON [#2] (CROCKETT COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rks21), accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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