Investigation of the Existence of Pollution in Mission River Contributed by the Numerous Oil Wells Located from the Head of the River to its Mouth
Texas Game and Fish Commission
The Mission River is now being used to dispose of oil field wastes from several oil fields in the Refugio area. As a result of the oil field brine and oil in the river the biological value is limited to rough fish.
14 pages; available for download at the link below.
Mission River, petroleum waste, hazardous waste dumping, environmental impact, water pollution