Texas Coastal Geology

Richard L. Watson, Ph.D.

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

Links to sites about the Texas Coast

Richard L. Watson's listing on Gulfbase

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 ferry cams to see up to the minute ferry traffic on both sides of the channel at Port Aransas!

Texas Coastal Erosion Data Network

Many links to other sites

Texas General Land Office (GLO)

TexasCoastal Connection

Aerial Photos of the Texas Coast

Bureau of Economic Geology Coastal Studies

GulfBase, Resource Database for Gulf of Mexico Research

BEG Coastal Mapping


Topographic map from Topozone

Galveston District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Rice University Coastal Research Group

Tide gauges for Texas

Center for Coastal Studies TAMUCC

Live Surf Cam at Port Aransas

Surfrider links

Coastal Bend Surfriders

State of the Beach, Surfriders Beach Erosion Information

Wikipedia History of Port Aransas

Fantastic coastal art by famous local artist Dinah Bowman