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Cleaning Our Environment, The Chemical Basis For Action
(American Chemical Society, 1969)
We have had two goals in preparing this report. First, we have set down an objective account of the current status of the science and technology of environmental improvement: what is known and how it is being used; what ...
Proceedings of the Chesapeake Bay Research Conference - Effects of Upland and Shoreline Land Use on the Chesapeake Bay
(Virginia Division of Soil and Water Conservation, 1986)
Chesapeake Bay, the largest estuary in the world, is extremely resourceful in seafood production, recreation, cargo shipping and navigation. The welfare of the bay affects more people than just those living on its shores. ...
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 ...
How safe are septic tanks?
(Texas Water Resources Institute, 1986)
No abstract available
Use Attainability Analysis of Trinity River Segment 0805
(Texas Water Commission, 1989-05)
The purpose of the use attainability analysis is to provide the Texas Water Commission with a valid information source to make water quality standards and wastewater treatment decisions. To that end, the analysis identifies ...
Contaminant Assessment of Patrick Bayou
(Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission Field Operations Division, 1996-12)
In July 1994, the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission (TNRCC) and United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 6 conducted an ambient toxicity and water and sediment quality survey of Patrick Bayou, ...
Testimony before the Texas Department of Water Resources regarding the draft waste load evaluation for the Houston Ship Channel System in the San Jacinto River Basin
(Greater Houston Builders Association, 1983)
This testimony addressing the Texas Department of Water Resources ("the Department") draft waste load evaluation for the Houston Ship Channel System in the San Jacinto River Basin is submitted on behalf of the Greater ...
Citizen's Guide to Plastics in the Ocean: More Than a Litter Problem (Fourth Edition)
(Center for Marine Conservation, 1994)
This guide is intended to inform you - the concerned citizen, educator, researcher, or policy maker - of the origins and impacts of marine debris, provide detailed information on what is being done to combat the problem, ...
Threats to groundwater quality.
No abstract available
Estuaries on the Edge: The Vital Link Between Land and Sea
(American Oceans Campaign, 1996)
This report examines the values of and the threats to 28 estuaries, and how the National Estuary Program (NEP) is working to help protect these valuable resources. The clock is ticking for these "nationally significant" ...