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Human Response to Hurricane Celia
(Texas A&M University Environmental Quality Program, 1972-07)
To clarify some of the problems related to human reaction to natural disaster, a post-hurricane study was made of the attitudes and behavior of selected Corpus Christi, Texas, residents toward Hurricane Celia which struck ...
Introduction to Flood Proofing: An Outline of Principles and Methods
(University of Chicago Center for Urban Studies, 1967-04)
Flood proofing is a body of techniques for preventing flood damage to the structure and contents of buildings in a flood hazard area. This publication on structural flood proofing is intended to acquaint public officials, ...
Impact on Texas Water Quality and Resources of Alternate Strategies for Production, Distribution, and Utilization of Energy in Texas in the Period 1974-2000
(State of Texas Governor's Energy Advisory Council, 1975-01)
Analyses and assessment of the impact of projected energy and water demands, and alternate fuel strategies on the water resources of the state as a whole were made for three scenarios. In addition, analyses were made for ...
Energy Under the Oceans: A Technology Assessment of Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Operations
(The University of Oklahoma Press, 1973)
This book is the report of a technology assessment of oil and gas operations on the U.S. outer continental shelf made by an interdisciplinary research team under teh aegis of the Science and Public Policy Program at the ...
Northwestern Gulf of Mexico Topographic Features Study
(Texas A&M Research Foundation, 1978-12)
In 1977-78 studies were performed under the BLM contract on the nine topographical features (banks) listed in Table I-1 and depicted in Figure I-1. Detailed bathymetric charts were produced for all but the East Flower ...
Oil: Study of Pollution Insurance and Liability Laws
(Environmental Policy Institute, 1975-10)
The birth of a large generation of supertankers and the commencement of an accelerated offshore development program have attracted unprecedented attention to the problem of oil pollution. A series of tanker accidents and ...
Survey of Transportation Users' Attitudes and Perceptions of Rail Service in Texas
(Texas A&M University Texas Transportation Institute, 1976-11)
The key to this study and others like it is the user of rail services. Understanding the needs and desires of the rail user is of prime importance in evaluating the rail system from the viewpoint of a state rail planning agency.
Final environmental statement: Maintenance dredging, Brazos Island Harbor, Texas
(US Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District, 1975-02-28)
No abstract available.
Environmental Expenditures of the United States Petroleum Industry 1966-1972
(American Petroleum Institute, 1973)
Since 1966 the American Petroleum Institute Committee on Environmental Affairs has solicited environmental protection expenditure information from the Petroleum Industry. The initial survey was completed in 1968 and the ...
Report to the Congress on Coastal Zone Management: July 1974 through June 1975
(United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1976-04)
This report to the President on coastal zone management is submitted in accordance with Section 313(a) and (b) of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (Public Law 92-583) signed on October 27 of that year. The first ...