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The status and long-term trends of oyster reefs in Galveston Bay, Texas
(, 1995 Dec)
The oyster reefs of Galveston Bay were surveyed using a new acoustic technique which permitted conducting a detailed survey over a wide geographic area. The results of this survey were compared to a more limited survey ...
Sources of local variation in polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbon concentration in oysters (Crassostrea virginica ) from Galveston Bay, Texas
(, 1992 199)
The sources of local variation in PAH body burden among adjacent oysters (Crassostrea virginica ) on a reef in Galveston Bay were examined. Both eggs and sperm contain significantly more PAH than somatic tissue. The quantity ...
Status and trends analysis of oyster reef habitat in Galveston Bay, Texas
(, 1993 200)
A new technique was utilized to determine the status and trends of oysters (Crassostrea virginica) populations in Galveston Bay, Texas. An acoustic profiler was used to differentiate substrate type, a fathometer to assess ...
Sources of Local Variation in Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbon and Pesticide Body Burden in Oysters (Crassostrea-Virginica) from Galveston Bay, Texas
(, 1993 Nov)
1. Eggs and sperm contain significantly more PAH (polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbon) than somatic tissues in oysters (Crassostrea virginica) taken from Galveston Bay. 2. The quantity of gonadal material was the most important ...