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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
Nourishment of San Luis Beach, Galveston Island, TX: An Assessment of the Impact. ASCE Conference on Coastal Sediments.
The Galveston Island shoreline has been retreating for a number of years. The cause of the shoreline retreat is a result of both geometric process and human intersaction with the environment. Following the construction of ...
The socio-economic response of coastal communities to the Fisheries Conservation and Management Act of 1976 - Public Law 94-265, April 13, 1976.
(University of New Hampshire, n.d.)
No abstract available
Come hell or high water
(Time Inc., 1992 Jan 2)
Presents a report by Houston bureau correspondent Richard Woodbury from Bailey's Prairie, Tex., where most of the ranching hamlet lies submerged under the waters of the Brazos River and adjoining creeks. Following nearly ...
The Southwest goes under
(Time Inc., 1990 May 2)
Describes the effects that flooding the Trinity, Arkansas and Red rivers are having on Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston, Texas, where hundreds of families have been driven from their homes and 29 counties in Arkansas have ...
Salmon chill with new curtains
(American Society of Civil Engineers, 1993 Dec)
Reports on the California Bureau of Reclamation's program to keep heat pollution out of the Sacramento and Trinity rivers which are important spawning sites for chinook salmon. Water temperature which can have mortal effects ...
Texas-style reef building
(American Institute of Biological Science, 1994 Jul)
Reports on improvisizations utilized by Texans in reef-building material. Dropping of coal ash pellets across Galveston Bay from recycled coal combustion products made by Houston Lighting and Power Company; Moratorium on ...