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A survey of the economic and environmental aspects of an onshore deepwater port at Galveston, Texas. Part II: Environmental considerations.
(Texas A&M University Sea Grant Program, 1974)
The development of a deep draft port for the Galveston area is a project with broad implications for the environment. A framework was established for a comprehensive environmental study which should be undertaken in the ...
Final environmental statement. Maintenance dredging: Texas City Channel, Texas.
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers District., 1974)
This statement covers maintenance dredging of the Texas City Channel, an existing Federal navigation project in Galveston County, Texas. The authorized project includes a 6.7 mile long channel, 40 feet deep and 400 feet ...
Growth and mortality of the oyster, Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin) in an electric generating station cooling lake receiving heated discharge water.
(Texas A&M University., 1974)
The feasibility of off-bottom oyster culture within a 1053-hectare cooling lake at the Cedar Bayou Generating Station in Baytown, Texas was investigated. Study oysters were dredged from a natural reef in upper Galveston ...
Field study of an unconfined spoil disposal area of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway in Galveston Bay, Texas.
(Texas A&M University, 1974)
Dredge spoil obtained from maintenance dredging of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway is presently disposed in unconfined, submerged spoil areas alongside the channel. Grain size analysis of bottom sediment samples, depth ...
Literature review on research study for the development of dredged material disposal criteria.
(University of Texas, Institute of Environmental Studies., 1974)
An extensive literature review was made as a part of an effort to establish relationships between the presence of various contaminants within sediments and the effects of sediment dredging and disposal on water quality and ...
Maintenance Dredging, Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, Texas Section: Main Channel and Tributary Channels - Draft Environmental Statement
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 1974)
While maintaining the capacity of the channels for efficient movement of navigation, the action will remove or disturb motile and bottom dwelling organisms, cover vegetation of value to fish and other wildlife, result in ...
Hydrographic observations from a natural marsh and a marsh altered by dredging, bulkheading, and filling in West Bay, Texas.
(U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service., 1974)
No abstract available
Maintenance dredging, Matagorda Ship Channel, Texas: final environmental statement
(Unites States Army Engineer District, 1974)
The Matagorda Ship Channel is a Federal navigation project in Calhoun and Matagorda Counties, Texas, with a deep-draft portion extending from deep water in the Gulf of Mexico through Matagorda Bay and Lavaca Bay to a turning ...
Regional Landfill and Construction Material Needs in Terms of Dredged Material Characteristics and Availability
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Waterways Experiment Station, 1974)
The purpose of this study is to evaluate regional needs for landfills and construction materials without initial consideration of material quality, cost, and other characteristics. By uncovering unmet landfill needs and ...
Galveston's superport plan.
The Port of Galveston, Texas, feels that, although the need for deep-water terminals to handle oil supertankers is recognized, the concept of multipurpose use should be explored since imports and exports of dry bulk ...