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PICOSA CREEK. Picosa Creek rises a mile south of Fairview in western Wilson County (at 29°08' N, 98°19' W) and runs southeast for ten miles to its mouth on the San Antonio River, two miles south of Floresville (at 29°06' N, 98°10' W). It traverses flat to rolling terrain surfaced by clay and sandy loams that support water-tolerant hardwoods and grasses.


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"PICOSA CREEK," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 09, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.