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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 ...
Fresh water seas: saving the Great Lakes
(Between the Lines, 1990)
The purpose of this book is to provide a context for today's problems and at the same time reflect the challenges, hopes, and aspirations of those who are struggling to respond to the environmental problems in the Great ...
Strategies for Implementing Watershed Goals for the Protection of Water Quality
(Galveston Bay Estuary Program, Jan. 25, 2)
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) is responsible under Texas law for developing plans, called total maximum daily loads (TMDLs), to restore surface water quality when it becomes impaired and established ...
(Oxford University Press, 1991)
In Global Ecology, eminent science writer Colin Tudge offers an authoritative overview of ecological science, one that encompasses the many diverse terrains, climates and habitats of our planet while emphasizing the ...
Public health action agenda for the Gulf of Mexico. First generation-management committee report: framework for action
(U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water, Gulf of Mexico Program, 1993)
The Gulf of Mexico contains ecological and commercial resources matched by few other bodies of water. Yet its blue-green waters disguise the increasing environmental threats that endanger these resources. In recognition ...
Implementation strategy for the Coastal Bend Bays plan. Draft.
(Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission, 1998)
This draft report provides highlights of the Coastal Bend Bays Plan project area including its physical and biological setting, population, land use, and economy. An overview of the Management Conference structure and how ...
Texas water and environmental guide
(Austin Publishing, Incorporated, 1989-90)
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Keeping streams flowing: In-stream flow issues involve water development, the environment, and even snakes and dinosaur tracks.
A new line of reasoning is emerging that says in-stream flows are valuable to protect and maintain fishery habitats, recreation, commerce, navigation, water quality and hydroelectricity generation. In-stream flow issues ...
A Delicate Balancing Act. Disinfecting Water and Wastewater While Protecting Human Health and the Environment.
(Texas Water Resources Institute, 1992)
The benefits of disinfecting water and wastewater are well documented. Obviously, drinking water and wastewater still need to be disinfected. Supplying drinking water that has not been properly disinfected would increase ...
Conference sessions: environmental trade fair and conference, Austin convention center
(Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission, 2000)
Volume 1 and 2 of this report compiles papers presented or discussed at this conference. Topics discussed include: basic air permitting, grandfathered permitting, who needs a permit, permit application and renewal tips, ...