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Concrete box girder sets U.S. record
The paper reports on the design and construction of a post-tensioned highway bridge that spans 750 feet over busy Houston, Texas Ship Channel. The center span is flanked by two 375-foot spans to create a 1500-foot main ...
Houston Ship Channel and Galveston Bay: Texas Water Commission and EPA turn their backs.
New information available from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reveals that industries discharge hundreds of millions of pounds of toxic chemicals into the Houston Ship Channel and its feeder streams each year. ...
Effects of the Proposed Exclusive Economic Zone Implementation Acts on the Magnuson Act
(Louisiana Sea Grant, 1984-12)
This article focuses on the effects of the EEZIA (Exclusive Economic Zone Implementation Acts) on the Magnuson Act, analyzing the effects of the proposed legislation from the standpoint of international law. The analysis ...
Bay Repair Kit
(Sarasota Bay Project, 1989)
You can do something significant to improve this corner of the planet. Most pollution to our nearby bays and other waterways comes not from one or two big dirty industries, but from each of us.
Sole Source Aquifer Designation - Petitioner Guidance
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1987-02)
The purpose of this guidance is to aid the potential Sole Source Aquifer (SSA) petitioners to prepare and submit SSA designation petitions to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Regional Offices in a complete and ...
National Water Quality Inventory 1986 Report to Congress
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1987-11)
This document, the sixth in a series of National Quality Inventories published since 1975, summarizes water quality reports submitted by the States and other jurisdictions of the United States in 1986. These State reports ...
Observations on the 1986-1987 Texas Red Tide (Ptychodiscus brevis)
(Texas Water Commission, 1988)
From August 1986 thru January of 1987 a red tide caused by the unarmored dinoflagellate Ptychodiscus brevis impacted Texas coastal and Gulf of Mexico waters from Galveston to Port Isabel, TX and extended into Mexican waters. ...
A case study of the effects of gas and oil production on artificial reef and demersal fish and macrocrustacean communities in the northwestern Gulf of Mexico
(LGL Ecological Research Associates, Inc., 1980)
This report provides a synthesis of the observed effects of the Buccanneer Gas and Oil Field on biological systems and fisheries of the study area. Demersal fishes and macrocrustaceans, the biofouling community, reef and ...
Galveston Bay Seminar Executive Summary
(Texas A&M University Sea Grant College Program, 1988)
This book contains abstracts from speakers at the seminar. Titles include: The Physical Setting of the Galveston-Trinity Bay System; Biological Components of Galveston Bay; Galveston Bay and the Surrounding Area: Human ...
Economic Impact Analysis of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Oyster Fishery Management Plan
No abstract available.