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(nuˈeɪ səs, nyu-)

a river in S Texas, flowing SE to Corpus Christi Bay, on the Gulf of Mexico. 338 mi. (545 km) long.
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Corpus Christi, in the county of Nueces, and all the cities situated on the Rio Bravo, Laredo, Comalites, San Ignacio on the Web, Rio Grande City on the Starr, Edinburgh in the Hidalgo, Santa Rita, Elpanda, Brownsville in the Cameron, formed an imposing league against the pretensions of Florida.
Schmidly (1981) listed Matagorda Island and Nueces County as localities for an unspecified number of specimens of Mesoplodon europaeus housed in the TCWC.
Entrepreneurs, inventors and businesses in the South Texas 32 county region including Nueces County (Corpus Christi) and Bexar County (San Antonio) should immediately apply for funding with the STRCIC.
This project follows a similar restoration effort led by CITGO along the Nueces Delta Preserve just one week ago and is the fifth in a yearlong series of volunteer efforts promoting environmental conservation and restoration.
The proposed South Texas System Project would include pipeline capacity upgrades to segments of the South Texas System between NuStar's Gardendale Terminal in La Salle County, TX and NuStar's Corpus Christi Terminal in Nueces County.
purpuratus from the Nueces or Frio rivers and Murray (1978) did not find it in a survey of Lake Corpus Christi on the lower Nueces River.
The ETF consists of eight independent Regional Centers of Innovation and Commercialization (RCIC), with The South Texas Regional Center for Innovation and Commercialization (STRCIC) responsible for a 31 county region--spanning Nueces County (Corpus Christi) to Bexar County (San Antonio), and down to Hidalgo County (McAllen).
15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, November 15, CITGO Petroleum Corporation (CITGO) together with the Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Program (CBBEP) hosted a major coastal restoration effort in the Nueces Delta Preserve.
Licenses for a new natural gas pipeline from Nueces County via Starr County and destined for Mexico were sanctioned in 2013, and a direct current power tie of 300 megawatts connects the two countries enabling some import and export of energy since 2007.
NET Mexico will transport gas from the Ague Dulce Hub in Nueces County, TX to a point near Rio Grande City, TX in Starr County.
A judge in Nueces County today dismissed a criminal indictment against Texas Commission on Jail Standards Executive Director Adan Munoz.