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Prairie Hollow is a small, narrow watershed that lies south of Mansfield. Rainwater falling on its watershed runs west from Highway U; east from Highway 5; and south from the train tracks near Mansfield. 

Communities
Mansfield is just outside the northern boundary of the watershed. 

Roads
Highway 5 crosses the upper Prairie Hollow watershed. A county gravel road runs through the bottom. Three county roads cross the Hollow. 

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Topography
Elevation ranges from 1,560 feet above sea level at the railroad on the northwest corner to 970 feet where the Hollow meets Bryant Creek. Maximum relief is 590 feet. 

Stream Flow
Prairie Hollow is an intermittent flow stream. 

Landscape
Much of the bottom and the broad ridges have been cleared for pasture. The steep slopes are wooded. 

Topographic Map
Mansfield 

School District
Mansfield 

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