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Textural and geochemical relationships in benthic sediments in three bay-estuary-lagoon systems in Texas
(Offshore Technology Conference, 1985)
Analyses of hundreds of benthic sediment samples collected as part of an extensive inventory of Texas coastal submerged lands have provided data for textural and geochemical characterization of these stems of Galveston and ...
Utilization of natural and transplanted Texas salt marshes by fish and decapod crustaceans.
Habitat utilization by fish and decapod crustaceans was compared among 3 transplanted and 3 natural Spartina alterniflora marshes on the Texas (USA) coast during spring 1986. Created marshes had been transplanted on dredged ...
National wetlands inventory, League City, Texas. 1979.
No abstract available
Management approaches to residential development of dunes and freshwater wetlands on Galveston Island
(University of Texas, Department of Community and Regional Planning., 1979)
The purpose of this report is to consider the issue of residential development in two environmentally sensitive areas on Galveston Island (as on all barrier islands): the dune system and the interior freshwater wetlands. ...
The federal effort to evaluate coastal wetland mitigation: a report by the National Ocean Pollution Policy Board's habitat loss and modification working group
(U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Office of the Chief Scientist, 1991)
The practice of mitigation whereby modification or destruction of natural wetlands is permitted providing the loss is compensated for by restoration or creation of another wetland site is increasingly becoming a subject ...
Texas Coastal Management Plan, 1990-1991
(Texas General Land Office, Resource Management and Development, 1991)
The Texas Legislature recognized the many problems threatening the Texas Gulf Coast by passing Senate Bill 1571 in 1989. This legislation designated the General Land Office the lead agency in developing a comprehensive, ...
Corps sets goal for Texas coast with fish and wildlife projects.
No abstract available
Estuaries of the United States: Vital statistics of a national resource base
(U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1990)
This report describes briefly the Nation's estuarine resource base. It updates information presented in a number of previous NOAA reports and atlases developed through its National Estuarine Inventory (NEI) program, ...
Resort evolution along the Gulf of Mexico littoral: historical, morphological, and environmental aspects
(Louisiana State University, 1987)
The development histories of eight coastal resorts along the Gulf of Mexico littoral (Fort Myers Beach, Pensacola Beach, Dauphin Island, Grand Isle, Galveston Island, South Padre Island, Tecolutia, and Progreso) are ...
Wetlands: Meeting the President's Challenge
(U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 1990)
PURPOSE: The prose of the Action Plan is to consolidate and facilitate coordination of the Service's existing wetland programs to contribute to the President's goal of no net loss of wetlands. This section recognizes the ...