Texas beaches aided by drought
POSTED: Thursday, June 28, 2012 - 5:30am
UPDATED: Thursday, June 28, 2012 - 5:44am
Number of beach closings and advisories dropped to 384 last year
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; the wicked drought that plagued Texas last year had an upside: cleaner beaches.
With the state in the grips of its driest year on record, less polluted runoff from Houston and other cities poured into coastal waters. To read more on this story, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/Texas-beaches-aided-by-drought-3668271.php