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A Mighty Confluence

2012-05-01, Department, by Dale Bransford, Laura Waldrum

When envisioning the San Antonio River, images of a bustling, urban tourist destination probably come to mind. Nature and recreation have traditionally played second fiddle to the commercial draw of the river in San Antonio. In fact, many people are surprised to learn that the San Antonio River is not an artificial channel created solely for tourism, but rather a natural river that extends more than 200 miles beyond  the city. The San Antonio River Authority (SARA), the regional governmental agency charged ....

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