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Survey of potential disease-causing organisms in bait shrimp from West Galveston Bay, Texas
The objectives of the survey reported herein were to document the incidence, seasonal abundance, and recognition of the major parasites and diseases of white shrimp, Penaeus setiferus and brown shrimp Penaeus aztecus , ...
Movement, growth and survival of spotted seatrout tagged in Bastrop Bayou, Texas
During February 1976-November 1981, 2040 spotted seatrout (Cynoscion nebulosus ) were caught for tagging with hook and line at Bastrop Marina on Bastrop Bayou in the Galveston Bay system. The subsequent tag return rate was ...
A stochastic simulation model of brown shrimp (Penaeus aztecus ives) growth, movement, and survival in Galveston Bay, Texas
A stochastic simulation model of brown shrimp (P. aztecus Ives) population dynamics in Galveston Bay, Texas, is described, validated, and used to evaluate the effects of management alternatives and changing environmental ...
Common Facility Treatment of Industrial Wastewaters
(, 1982 Mar)
The Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority concentrates on the disposal of wastewater, both municipal and industrial, and on the disposal of industrial solid wastes. The range of authority spans three counties, Chambers, ...
Simulation modeling of estuarine ecosystems
(, 1980 197)
A simulation model has been developed of Galveston Bay, Texas ecosystem. Secondary productivity measured by harvestable species (such as shrimp and fish) is evaluated in terms of man-related and controllable factors, such ...
Wave-protected versus unprotected transplantings on a Texas bay shoreline
Without wave protection, establishment of transplants below the normal high-tide line on a sloped shoreline of East Bay in the Galveston Bay complex of Texas proved unsuccessful. With wave protection, smooth cordgrass ...
Mercury, cadmium, lead, and selenium in three waterbird species nesting in Galveston Bay, Texas, USA
Heavy metal and selenium concentrations were determined in Olivaceous Cormorants (Phalacrocorax olivaceus ), Laughing gulls (Larus atricilla ), and Black Skimmers (Rynchops niger ) nesting in Galveston Bay, Texas, during ...
Design and construction of the Houston ship channel bridge
The paper describes the major design and construction highlights of the Houston Ship Channel Bridge, a prestressed concrete segmental structure having a length 457 m main span. The approach spans use Texas DOT standardized ...
Tests for possible relationships between genetic variability and levels of parasitism by Perkinsus marinus in Crassostrea virginica
(, 1988 198)
The populations of American oysters (Crassostrea virginica ) were sampled from Biloxi Bay, Mississippi westward to Galveston Bay, Texas. Adductor muscle tissue was used to determine level of infection of Perkinsus marinus ...
Effects on water quality due to flood - water detention by Barker and Addicks Reservoirs, Houston, Texas
(Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey ; Denver, CO : Books and Open-File Reports Section, Western Distribution Branch, 1987)
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