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  • Anderson JT; Muehl GT; Tacha TC; Lobpries DS (, 2000)
    Wetland use by nonbreeding ducks in coastal Texas in the areas between Galveston Bay and the Rio Grande were studied, September 1991 to March 1993, to determine the most important wetland types based on density. Twenty-five ...
  • Anderson JT; Tacha TC; Muehl GT; Lobpries D (NATL. BIOL. SERV.: INF. TECHNOL. REP. no. 8, 1940)
    Wetland use and selection by species of waterbirds (shorebirds, wading birds, gulls, terns, grebes, cormorants, and pelicans) between the Rio Grande and Galveston Bay in coastal Texas were studied during September and ...
  • Hofmann, Julie (Institute for Southern Studies, 1982)
    This article defines various types of wetlands and discusses the ecological significance of wetlands.
  • Texas Sea Grant Program. (Texas A&M University, Sea Grant Program., 1984)
    No abstract available
  • Schmidly, D.J. (, 1974)
    No abstract available
  • Chafee, John H. (Office of Public Affairs, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1988)
    This article discusses the learning curve present in Congress regarding the various legislation used to govern pollution and other environmental problems.
  • Pritchard, Donald W. (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1967)
    The problem of defining an estuary and delineating the area of estuarine oceanography has concerned me since I first started to study these bodies of water fifteen years ago. It is difficult to develop a definition that ...
  • National Campaign Multimedia Presentation (National Campaign Multimedia Presentation, 2003)
    The nation-wide goal of the What's an Estuary? Now you know. campaign is to make estuary an everyday household word like river or ocean.
  • Greene, Juanita (Institute for Southern Studies, 1982)
    This article discusses the efforts of Florida's state government to save the eroding beaches by renourishing the beach and encating legislation for public access and setback rules.
  • Jensen, R. (Texas Water Resources Institute, 1987)
    This articles discusses the amount of fish kills present in the Pecos River and the Trinity River, Texas. Wastewater, toxic chemicals, and urban runoff are the suggested causes of the fish kills in Trinity River while ...
  • Fulghum, Clay (Office of Public Affairs, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1988)
    This article discusses the debate over the use of old oil rigs as structure for artificial reefs in the Gulf of Mexico. The pros and cons of the idea of using oil rigs as artificial reefs are discusses by various experts.
  • Friday, Elbert W. (Joe) Jr. (Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission, 2001)
    The presentation included the latest findings by the scientific community on the understanding of global change and global warming and the impacts such changes may be expected to have on the Gulf region. The latest ...
  • Coco, Matthew (Office of Public Affairs, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1988)
    This article discusses the decrease coho (silver) salmon production in one of Washington's principle river systems, the Chehalis River. The experts developed a series of hypotheses, discussed in this article, to be tested ...
  • DeVorsey, Jr., L. (, 1982)
    No abstract available
  • Reiger, G. (, 1976)
    In 1876, the common carp arrived in the United States and was suppose to provide sport for the angler, a supplement to annual commercial yields of trout, bass, and perch, and was to root out unwanted water weeds from ...
  • King, K.A.; Meeker, D.L.; Swineford, D.M. (, 1980)
    Eggshell thickness, levels of pollutant residues, and population status of the white-faced ibis (Plegadis chihi) were monitored in Texas from 1969 through 1976. Texas ibis nesting populations declined by 42%. Reproductive ...
  • Pullen, E.J.; Trent, W.L. (, 1969)
    This study was conducted on juvenile and subadult white shrimp, Penaeus setiferus (Linnaeus), emigrating from Galveston Bay, Texas, to the Gulf of Mexico. Surface, midwater, and bottom tows were made with a 3-m otter trawl ...
  • Klima EF (, 1974)
    Marked sub-adult white shrimp (Penaeus setiferus) were released in Galveston Bay in Aug 1963. Recoveries indicated there was no emigration from the bay between Aug and mid-Oct. Using the Bertalanffy growth function estimates ...
  • Klima, E.F. (, 1974)
    Marked subadult white shrimp were released in Galveston Bay in Aug. 1963. Recoveries indicated that there was no emigration from the bay between Aug. and mid-Oct. Shrimp increased rapidly in size during the warm summer ...

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