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Colorado River

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  1. the 18th longest river in the United States. and the longest river with both its source and mouth within Texas; however its drainage basin and some of its usually dry tributaries do extend into New Mexico

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 26, 2008
  2. The 862 mile long river flows generally southeast from Dawson County through Marble Falls, Austin, Bastrop, Smithville, La Grange, Columbus, Wharton, and Bay City before emptying into the Gulf of Mexico at Matagorda Bay

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  3. Lake Austin on Texas' Colorado River, as seen from Mount Bonnell
    Lake Austin on Texas' Colorado River, as seen from Mount Bonnell

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 26, 2008
  4. which means "colored red", was frequently confused by Spanish explorers with the Brazos River to the north

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 26, 2008
  5. Upper Colorado River Authority

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 26, 2008
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