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Disposal in the Marine Environment: An Oceanographic Assessment
(National Academy of Sciences, 1976)
This study reviews and integrates scientific and technical information on ocean disposal to develop concepts for monitoring and regulating this practice. The objective is to provide, as a basis for EPA's future regulatory ...
Texas coastal management program: current permitting processes in State and Federal natural resource agencies. Volume 1 and Volume 2
(Texas General Land Office, 1976)
This volume contains the rules of the Texas state agencies most concerned with coastal matters and is intended as a ready reference for those concerned with the existing permitting authority of state agencies. The material ...
Fishery survey of Cedar Lakes and the Brazos and San Bernard River estuaries.
A fishery study of Cedar Lakes and the lower parts of the Brazos and San Bernard Rivers, Brazoria County, Texas, was conducted in February 1973 to January 1975. Samples were collected at 17 stations each month to determine ...
Report on pollution affecting shellfish harvesting in Galveston Bay, Texas
(U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Water Quality Office, 1971)
This report summarizes presently available information pertaining to the quality of the Galveston Bay system; evaluates that information with respect to applicable standards, statutes, regulations, and criteria, and ...
Optimal water quality management for the Houston Ship Channel.
Savings can be obtained through the application of systems analysis and optimization method to water quality management problems of the Houston Ship Channel. A finite-difference, steady-state mathematical model was employed ...
Sources, sinks, concentrations and sub-lethal effects of light aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons in the Gulf of Mexico.
(Texas A&M University., 1975)
The spatial distribution and sources of light hydrocarbons in the Gulf of Mexico are evaluated from sniffing surveys of over 5,000 miles of cruise tracks aboard the R/V Gyre, R/V Alaminos, and R/V Miss Freeport and from ...
Regional assessment study, Houston Ship Channel - Galveston Bay; baseline profile (January 1975)
(Bernard Johnson, Incorporated, 1975)
The regional assessment study of the Houston Ship Channel-Galveston Bay area, sponsored by the National Commission on Water Quality, has as its objective assessment of the impact of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act ...
Analysis techniques for Houston Ship Channel.
The environmental pollution problems of the Houston Ship Channel are defined and the program to provide analytical management tools is presented. Methodology for the evaluation of the tidal mass water movement and for the ...
Port collection and separation facilities for oily wastes. Vol. V: A comparative analysis of conceptual system plans for the surveyed ports under the no discharge, 1969 amendments and no sheen criteria.
The types of oily wastes brought into selected ports by non-military shipping are identified. Estimates of quantities, based on total prohibition of overboard dumping, the 1969 Amendments to 1954 IMCO Convention and the ...
A study of the pollution of Galveston Bay: The limits of creative federalism.
(The Conservation Foundation., 1972)
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