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WEST FORK OF CHOCOLATE BAYOU. The West Fork of Chocolate Bayou rises three miles north of Juliff in east central Fort Bend County (at 29°30' N, 95°28' W) and flows southeast for eleven miles to its mouth on Chocolate Bayou, six miles west of Alvin in northeast Brazoria County (at 29°25' N, 95°22' W). The creek flows through flat to rolling prairie where grasses and palmetto grow in dark, commonly calcareous, clays.


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

"WEST FORK OF CHOCOLATE BAYOU," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.