Images from the Gulf of Mexico Survey Week Five.

From Southwest Louisiana to Port Aransas Texas.

 

March 5 - 11, 2006   Map View

Hurricane Rita obliterated the Holly Beach area. This is where the beach-front homes used to be.

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Making the Motel drawing

 

 

When in Galveston, Texas stay at "The Motel".

Made famous by New York Artist Scott W. Parker.

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Making the Long Mott Texas drawing.

 

Beautiful Long Mott Texaswith it's oil port, refinery and rail yard.

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Shrimp Boats in Port Lavaca

Port Lavaca Texas. Home to large fleets of Shrimp boats as well as natural beauty.

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The Oyster Festival

Fulton Texas' Oyster Fest. That tent's a doozy!

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Making the Aransas Pass Drawing

A lovely view of Harbour Island from Aransas Pass. Harbour Island is part of a chain of "islands" that lead south along Texas' gulf coast ending at South Padre Island and the Mexican border.

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There are no parking meters on Mustang Island. There may be a few Mustangs though.

I can almost hear the waves and the sea breeze.

Next Week; Mexico!

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Oyster Festival tent Rides at the fair