Texas Panhandle

The northwest corner of is known as the Texas Panhandle, probably because it juts out in stark plaintiveness from the rest of the state. Flat and dry, the steady prevailing winds can sometimes create mild dust storms, though modern farming techniques have much reduced the terrible dust storms which occurred during the "Dust Bowl Days" of the Great Depression.

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The are a subregion of the mostly in the Western United States, but also… Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is a region in the Panhandle of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, which means "yellow" in Spanish, is the center of the Texas Panhandle at the edge of the Great Plains. Photo: Gorupdebesanez, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the largest city in the Panhandle of and serves as the area's agricultural and economic hub. Photo: Redraiderengineer, CC BY-SA 3.0.


The are in the Panhandle region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is the far southern reach of the Panhandle of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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