Location The gulf coast is located in the south east part Texas. Corpus Christi, Galveston and Houston are in this region.
Famous land forms The Padre Island which lies off the coast is very popular for tourists.The Brazos, San Jacinto, and Trinity Rivers are also in this area.
animals Pelican Muskrat Sheepshead Spotted Sea Trout Marsh rice rat River Otter Blue Crab Mink Bottlenose dolphin
Plants American Elm Wax Myrtle Willow Oak Sweet Bay Yaupon Holly
Soil • Calcium, magnesium, potassium, and sodium are important mineral nutrients in the Gulf. • Rich • Highcontent of clay • Dark in color • Formed in warm climates
Precipitation 60.17 – 40.15 in Wind Speed Summer Winter 12 Miles per hour 80 degrease 50 degrease