Texas Coastal Geology

Richard L. Watson, Ph.D.

P.O. Box 1040 Port Aransas, TX 78373
361-749-4152 send email



High resolution digital copies of many of these photographs are available for sale. You may purchase a digital photo in the highest resolution that I have for $25.00 for personal use or for use in your presentations.  The charge will be $150 for use in publications or for commercial reproduction.  Contact me  to purchase photos.  These photographs are copyrighted and are the property of Richard L. Watson.  They may not be copied or used without permission.  You may however link to this website from your website or by email.

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Lake Corpus Christi is only 15.4% full, August 27, 2012

Click here for a new page of aerial photos of inlets on Florida's west coast!

Click on the photos for more pictures

Click here for air photos of washover channels opened in Padre Island and South Padre island by Hurricane Brett

Google Street Map and Satellite Photos
(go to city or street location and then click on "satellite" or "map" in the upper right hand corner of the page.  You can drag either the map or the photo with the mouse.  You can change the zoom.  This is a really cool site.

Click here for miscellaneous aerial and ground photos. including some of the prettiest aerial photos that I have taken.  

Rio Grande Mouth

Brazos Santiago Pass

Mansfield Pass

Yarborough Pass

Packery Channel

Packery, Newport & CC Washover Passes

Corpus Christi Water Exchange Pass (Fish Pass)

Aransas Pass and Port Aransas

Cedar Bayou

Pass Cavallo

Matagorda Ship Channel

Colorado River Entrance

Mitchells Cut

Cedar Lakes Pass 

San Bernard River

Brazos River Deltas

Freeport Entrance and Surfside Village

San Luis Pass

Bolivar Roads, Galveston

Rollover Pass, Gilchrist

Sabine Pass