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Annotated Guide to the Barnacles of the Northern Gulf of Mexico
(Texas A&M University, 1986)
The 49 species of thoracican barnacles (the goose and acorn barnacles) that are known to occur in the northern Gulf of Mexico are differentiated by a taxonomic key based on external characters, with extensive illustrations ...
Design of Hurricane Flood Protection Works
(U.S. Army Engineer District, Corps of Engineers, 1980)
One of the recurring natural phenomena that causes enormous damages in the destruction of property and loss of lives on the upper Texas Gulf coast is the tropical hurricane.... In 1955, the Congress of the United States ...
Soil survey of Austin and Waller Counties, Texas
(U.S. Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service, 1984)
Oyster population trends in Galveston Bay, 1973-1978
(Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Coastal Fisheries Branch, 1983)
Severe flooding on the Trinity River in 1973 destroyed oyster (Crassostrea virginica) populations in Trinity Bay and damaged those in the major harvest area in central Galveston Bay. Recovery was slow. Poor reproduction ...
Urban hydrology for small watersheds. 2nd edition
(U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service, Engineering Division, 1986)
Technical Release 55 (TR-55) presents simplified procedures to calculate storm runoff volume, peak rate of discharge, hydrographs, and storage volumes required for floodwater reservoirs. These procedures are applicable ...