Texas Cultural Features


Texas Cultural Features

Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.

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Texas Cultural Features
Airports 1,815
Bridges 129
Buildings 10,183
Canals 300
Cemeteries 6,251
Channels 144
Churches 13,839
Civil 2,338
Crossings 619
Dams 5,941
Harbors 20
Hospitals 843
Levees 86
Locales 8,266
Mines 72
Oilfields 1,294
Parks 3,976
Post Offices 1,506
Reserves 11
Reservoirs 8,358
Schools 9,412
Towers 1,051
Trails 504
Tunnels 2
Wells 942
Puerto Rico’s Forgotten Island Vieques Needs Help

Puerto Rico’s Forgotten Island Vieques Needs Help

In the very early morning hours of September 20, 2017, the eyewall of Hurricane Maria passed over the tiny island of Vieques, Puerto Rico as a Category 5 hurricane, before moving westwards to mainland Puerto Rico. Maria ravaged the 60-square mile island with sustained winds of over 150 MPH and storm surges of over 12 feet, destroying homes, local businesses and causing widespread devastation.

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