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Pollution and Energy Consumption of Railroad Transportation
(Texas Transportation Institute Texas A&M University, 1977-01)
In order to make rational decisions with regard to the public assistance that might be necessary to maintain a viable transportation system for Texas, the decisionmakers should have knowledge of the energy consumption and ...
State Government: The Journal of State Affairs - Special Issue on Land Use
(The Council of State Governments, 1973)
No abstract available; Table of Contents available at the link below.
Public Support for Coastal Zone Management Programs: The Implementation of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972
(National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration Office of Coastal Zone Management, 1978)
This study identifies and analyzes problems in the management of coastal resources and makes a number of policy recommendations. The Committee also intends to assist policy makers by (1) forming a task force to monitor ...
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. ...
Proceedings of the Dredging Seminar (5th), Held in Houston, Texas on 17 November 1972
The eight papers constitute the proceedings of the Fifth Dredging Seminar: Dredge Hulls--Construction and Reconstruction, Charles E. Woodbury; Economic Justification for the Use of a Fully Lined Dredge Pump, Ron Rose; The ...
Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, Louisiana and Texas (Navigation)
The Gulf Intracoastal Waterway is a shallow-draft navigation project extending 1,115 miles from Apalachee Bay, Florida, to Brownsville, Texas. The project will promote the economic well being of the people through reduction ...
Proceedings of the Conference on Hazard Evaluation and Risk Analysis Held in Houston, Texas on 18-19 August 1971
The report presents papers on a symposia concerning the transportation of hazardous materials by water. The papers primarily discuss hazard evaluation and risk analysis as they relate to hazardous materials in transport
Depositional history and rate of deposition of a flood-tidal delta, central Texas coast.
C14 dating of shells from Harbor Island, a flood tidal delta complex on the Central Texas coast, indicates that basal barrier island sand began accreting 6300 years ago at about 10 meters below present sea level. By 4900 ...
Distribution of sediments and sedimentary structures in the Gulf of Mexico
(Gulf Publishing Company, 1972)
Results of three types of investigations are described and combined to obtain a better understanding of transport and deposition characteristics that played a role during the accumulation of at least the upper 7 meters of ...
Scoloplos texana: a new orbiniid polychaete from south Texas, with notes on the related species Scoloplos treadwelli Eisig.
A new species of orbiniid polychaete was discovered during a survey of Corpus Christi and Redfish Bays in South Texas. A description is given, and information on its location and habitat. A comparison with the related ...