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    • Comparison of Trinity River terraces and gradients with other Texas Gulf Coast rivers 

      Failing, M.S. (Houston Geological Society, 1969)
      An understanding of sedimentary processes in the Trinity River and its environs is enhanced by a geomorphological comparison of the Trinity with other rivers of the Texas Gulf Coast. A comparison is made with four of these ...
    • Distribution of modern brackish-water Foraminifera in Trinity Bay 

      Wantland, K.F. (Houston Geological Society, 1969)
      The study of modern faunas provides a basis for understanding fossil populations of ancient environments. The primary objective of this report is to illustrate principles of brackish-water ecology based on a quantitative ...
    • The Galveston Bay complex: a summary of characteristics 

      Lankford, R.R., and L.J. Rehkemper (Houston Geological Society, 1969)
      The coastal region of Texas is characterized by a nearly continuous series of marginal marine embayments separated from the Gulf of Mexico by a system of sand barrier islands and barrier peninsulas. The largest of these ...
    • Microfossils of the Trinity River Delta 

      Brann, B.C. (Houston Geological Society, 1969)
      The purpose of the present work is to describe the distribution of certain microfossils in cores from the Trinity River Delta. The principal investigation concerns the Foraminifera studied by Wantland in the modern sediments ...
    • Sedimentary facies of the modern Trinity Delta 

      McEwen, M.C. (Houston Geological Society, 1969)
      The Trinity River Delta is a recent bayhead or estuarine delta at the head of Trinity Bay. It has grown outward from the eastern edge of the Trinity alluvial valley and has isolated a small segment of Trinity Bay, forming ...
    • Suspended load of the Trinity River 

      Rice, R.H. (Houston Geological Society, 1969)
      The study described in this chapter was conducted for the purpose of describing the sedimentary load of the Trinity River and establishing data concerning volumes of delivered sediment that could be used in mass balance ...
    • Trans-Texas Water Program: southeast area: Galveston Bay freshwater inflows study: draft report 

      Villalon, Auguston, Anne Lynch, Haitham Awwad, Thomas C. Gooch, and Jon Albright (Brown & Root, Inc.; Freese and Nichols, Inc., 1998)
      This report is the draft version of Acc#8860. This technical memorandum describes the water availability studies that have been conducted to date. The objective of this study is to develop preliminary estimates of freshwater ...