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The effect of spawning salinity on eggs of spotted seatrout (Cynoscion nebulosus, Cuvier) from two bays with historically different salinity regimes
(, 2002 Jun 2)
Spotted seatrout are capable of spawning in a wide range of salinities. Along the Texas Gulf Coast, bay salinities increase from an average of 14 ppt in Galveston Bay to an average of 40 ppt in Lower Laguna Madre due to ...
Fish on Prozac
(American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2003 Nov 4)
Fish in Texas are absorbing antidepressant drugs from waste water, according to a new study. The chemicals can apparently alter brain activity in the fish, but a general sense of well-being isn't the likely payoff, the ...
Houston focuses on the restoration and development of the Buffalo Bayou, a historic waterway
(The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., 2003 Aug)
For many decades, the Buffalo Bayou in Texas, a badly neglected 10-mile waterway corridor that meanders between Houston, Texas's Westward and Eastward limits to flow into Galveston Bay, has blighted the city. Unfortunately, ...
Oil Deliveries at Houston Ship Channel Are Dicey When Fog Begins Rolling In
(Dow Jones & Company Inc, 2001 Mar 2)
Reports on the effects of the fog at the Houston Ship Channel in Texas on the petroleum refining business
Drought Conditions Raise Problems In Gulf Coast Oyster Industry
(Achill River Corporation, 2000 Sep)
Discusses the problems caused by drought conditions to the oyster industry in Galveston Bay, Texas. Information on the disease caused by Dermo, a microorganism parasite; Effects of high salinity on oyster production; Details ...
Craniodental analysis of Merychippus insignis and Cormohipparion goorisi (Mammalia, Equidae), Barstovian, North America
The morphology and dimensional parameters of the cranium and upper and lower cheek tooth dentition of the early Barstovian aged three-toed horse, Merychippus insignis, the genotypic species, are analyzed based on specimens ...
Particle growth in urban and industrial plumes in Texas
(, 2003 Feb 7)
 Particle size distributions and gas-phase particle precursors and tracer species were measured aboard an aircraft in the plumes downwind from industrial and urban sources in the vicinity of Houston, TX during the daytime ...
Wasteland to Waterfront
(American Planning Association, 2000 May)
Provides information on the proposed Trinity River Project in Dallas, Texas which includes a riverfront highway and other facilities. Aim of the project; Technical questions and other issues associated with the project; ...
Houston Air Is Focus Of $20 Million Study
(, 2000 Nov 6)
Reports on an investigation involving public and private institutions regarding the complex atmospheric chemistry and meteorology influencing air pollution from industrial sources in the Houston Ship Channel in Texas. ...
Vibrio vulnificus strains vary seasonally in the Galveston Bay estuary
(NewsRX, 2003 Sep 3)
Focuses on the isolation of Vibrio vulnificus at Galveston Bay estuary in Texas. Analysis on the level of the rDNA sequence found at the strains of Vibrio vulnificus; Effects of the viability of the organisms in the natural ...