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Site Selection for Beneficial Use of Dredge Material Through Marsh Creation in Galveston Bay
(National Marine Fisheries Service, Southeast Fisheries Science Center, Galveston Laboratory, 1992)
This investigation addresses the potential of marsh creation in Galveston Bay to provide beneficial use in conjunction with widening and deepening of the Houston-Galveston Navigation Channel. Interagency planners are ...
The mitigation banking debate.
Although attractive to economists, landowners, and developers, mitigation banks are opposed by many environmental groups and agencies.
Proceedings of the national workshop on geotextile tube applications
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 1997)
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has used increasingly in recent years geotextile tubes filled with sand for the retention and erosion protection of dredged material in low wave energy, low-tidal range regimes. Because ...
Wetlands Assistance Guide for Landowners
(Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, 2000)
The Wetlands Assistance Guide for landowners is a comprehensive guide to federal, state, and private programs offering technical and/or financial, and educational assistance to private wetland owners within the State of ...
Wet & Wonderful
(Institute for Southern Studies, 1982)
This article defines various types of wetlands and discusses the ecological significance of wetlands.
Wallisville Lake, Texas, post authorization change report. Draft.
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District., 1979)
No abstract available
High tech 'sausages' and coconuts help wage war on shoreline erosion.
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, 1992)
A project in Galveston and Brazoria counties was awarded March 20 to King Fisher Marine Service, Inc. of Port Lavaca. The project is designed to introduce different dredging techniques and various types of erosion control, ...
Preliminary review draft: a comprehensive report to the 63rd Texas legislature on the Coastal Resources Management Program
(Interagency Council on Natural Resources and the Environment, 1972)
Senate Current Resolution No. 38, 61st Legislature, directed the Interagency Council on Natural Resources and the Environment to conduct a comprehensive investigation and analysis of the State's coastal zone. This grew ...
Local Governments Protecting Wetlands
(Galveston Bay Estuary Program, 2003)
In the winter of 2001, the Houston-Galveston Area Council received two grant opportunities to work with local governments to protect wetlands. The first grant was received from the Texas General Land Office to aid the City ...
Sedimentation in fluvial-deltaic wetlands and estuarine areas Texas Gulf coast. Literature Synthesis.
(University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, 1990)
Deltaic and associated alluvial areas at the mouths of rivers that discharge into the bay-estuary-lagoon system along the Texas coast are the sites of extensive salt-, brackish-, and fresh-water marshes that are essential ...