It's Blowing In West Texas

Just a small look out my window

Did you know?

 King Ranch in South Texas is larger than Rhode Island.

Taking a hint and facing the facts can be a very hard thing to do.

Liz Foster ‏@AhhRizzy

Did you know

There is only one natural lake in Texas… Caddo lake.

Did You Know

From 22 to 28 million gallons of water flow through the spring-fed swimming pool at Balmorhea State Park each day.

(Source: tpwd.state.tx.us)

Did You Know

The King Ranch itself near Corpus Christi is larger than the state of Rhode Island, includes 50,000 head of cattle and more than 2,000 miles of fence.

Texas Drought

The Texas summer of 2012 was the hottest June - August period ever in the United States since records began in 1895. Statewide tree-ring analysis indicates the Texas drought was the second worst since the year 1550, only 1789 was drier.

(Source: web2.airmail.net)

Martin County

Right now, Martin County has more drilling rigs than anywhere else in Texas.