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Texas Land Use: A Comprehensive Land Resource Management Study - Report No. Six: Management Approaches
(State of Texas Governor's Office Division of Planning Coordination, 1973)
Throughout its history, Texas has been blessed with an abundant supply of land and other natural resources capable of sustaining a wide variety of of uses. This heritage has enabled Texas to grow and prosper in a manner ...
Reservoir regulation and real-time models for Trinity River flood prevention and control
(Publ by ASCE, New York, NY, USA, 1993)
After unprecedented flooding from the Spring of 1989 through 1991 in the Trinity River basin, the Texas legislature allocated funds for flood related studies in Senate Bill 1543 (1991). Subsequently, the Texas Water ...
Houston Opts for Water Plant Expansion
(, 1986 Jun)
Rationale, layout and operation, construction and architectural treatment, water source and treatment, and environmental impact are discussed with reference to the expansion of the East Water Purification Plant in Harris ...
Texas Shores -- the [Galveston] Bay (Volume 33, Number 1, Spring 2000)
A question of quality (Galveston Bay)
The governance of Galveston bay preliminary considerations
Galveston Bay, the largest estuarine system on the Texas coast, is used for many purposes; which often overlap or conflict. The state has no bay or coastal agency or comprehensive coastal plan. Rather, many national and ...
Observations of an oil spill bioremediation activity in Galveston Bay, Texas
Bioremediation is a technology that attempts to accelerate microbial degradation of oil or other substances. This involves the application of nutrients or microbial products to contaminated environments. The goal is to ...
Water Resources Data for Texas, Water Year 2001. Volume 2. Trinity River Basin
Water-resources data for the 2001 water year for Texas are presented in six volumes, and consist of records of stage, discharge, and water quality of streams and canals; stage, contents, and water-quality of lakes and ...
Alternative Technical Subplans. Areawide Waste Treatment Plan for the Greater Houston Area (Section 208, P.L. 92-500)
In order to estimate costs and other characteristics of sewer collection and treatment systems, it is necessary to make estimates of future service areas, treatment plant locations, lift stations and trunk line layouts. ...
Water Resources Data for Texas, Water Year 1988. Volume 1. Arkansas River Basin, Red River Basin, Sabine River Basin, Neches River Basin, Trinity River Basin and Intervening Coastal Basins
Surface-water data for the 1988 water year for Texas are presented in three volumes, appropriately identified as to content by river basins. Data in each volume consist of records of stage, discharge, and water quality of ...
A hydrodynamic-oyster population model for Galveston Bay, Texas
(, 1995 191)
A hydrodynamic-oyster population model has been developed to assess the effect of different salinity regimes, produced by changes in freshwater inflow, on oyster populations in Galveston Bay, Texas. The population model ...