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Environmentality: Learning to share our world
(Texas Sea Grant Television Productions, 1992)
Discusses problems that are threatening our environment and includes a tour with some of the scientists and organizations committed to meeting those challenges. Features protection efforts to save the endangered manatee, ...
Global warming: The Greenpeace report
(Oxford University Press, 1990)
The Greenpeace Report, written by leading scientists and energy analysts from around the world, explains the scientific data and assesses its implications. Commissioned as a shadow document to the findings of the ...
Financing state wetlands programs.
(U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Wetlands Protection, 1990)
In response to continuing wetland losses, federal, state, and local governments, as well as nonprofit organizations have begun to broaden their efforts to protect these valuable resources. One of the primary challenges ...
Public perceptions of environmental issues: Findings from the Galveston Bay area and across the state of Texas
(Rice University, Department of Sociology, 1997)
This research project provides an assessment of the continuities and changes occurring among Texas residents in their perspectives on environmental issues. A telephone survey was conducted using a sample of 1001 Texans ...
Gulf of Mexico repair kit: Rx for a healthy gulf
(Texas Marine Advisory Service; Gulf of Mexico Program, 1996)
The Gulf of Mexico receives runoff in the form of fertilizers, pesticides, motor oil, and garbage every day. This pamphlet offers tips to help reduce and control the amount of pollution which local streams, bayous, and ...
Partnerships in conservation education. Bringing the Message Home: 'Learning to be water wise and energy efficient' youth education program
(Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission, 1997)
The Learning to Be Water Wise and Energy Efficient youth education program is being coordinated by the Subsidence District through partnerships with public and private water suppliers. It combines an educational curriculum ...
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 ...
Bay of uncertainty
(Texas Parks & Wildlife Department, 1993)
Shipping, the petrochemical industry, agriculture, and a booming human population have left their mark on Galveston Bay. While some 600 entities with varying degrees of authority over the bay have emerged in recent decades, ...
Pollution reporting hotline ready to take calls.
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Applied wetlands science and technology
(Lewis Publishers, 1994)
The book was written by practicing wetland professionals including consultants, academicians and regulators. in this manner, the most relevant, up to date information on applied wetlands science and technology is made ...