Photos: Diving in the Texas Flower Garden

Photos: Diving in the Texas Flower Garden

If you go about a hundred miles offshore, you can dive in crystal clear blue water as beautiful as anything in the Caribbean and behold a natural wonder so stunning fishermen a century ago nicknamed it the Texas Flower Garden.

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by Doug Miller / KHOU 11 News

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Posted on June 11, 2014 at 8:56 PM

Updated Thursday, Jun 12 at 5:41 PM

GALVESTON, Texas -- When you think about Galveston, you probably picture sun and surf, maybe the Pleasure Pier or sometimes seaweed, but you probably don’t think about great diving.

But if you go about a hundred miles offshore, you can dive in crystal clear blue water as beautiful as anything in the Caribbean and behold a natural wonder so stunning fishermen a century ago nicknamed it the Texas Flower Garden.

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