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SHAWNEE CREEK (Angelina County). Shawnee Creek rises on the outskirts of Huntington in central Angelina County (at 31°17' N, 94°34' W). Intermittent in its upper reaches, it flows southeast for twenty miles to its mouth on the Neches River (at 31°02' N, 94°27' W). The stream crosses an area characterized by low to moderately rolling terrain and shallow to deep sand and clay loam soils. Vegetation consists primarily of young forest and grassland areas and mixed pine and hardwood forests.

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