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Temperature Effects in Clear Lake and Galveston Bay
(Southwest Research Institute - Houston, 1968)
The study of temperature effects in Clear Lake and Galveston Bay was initiated in 1964 when a series of temperature distribution studies were made in Clear Lake prior to the operation of the No. 3 generating unit at the ...
Bio-Assay and Chemical Analysis of Jefferson Chemical, Texas-U.S. Chemical Goodrich Gulf, and Neches Butane Waste Waters, Port Neches, Texas - Industrial Waste Control in Region MP-1
(Texas Game and Fish Commission, 1960-06-30)
Objectives: (1) To determine which of the four plants are contributing to the pollution load on the Neches River; (2) To determine toxic chemicals and its effects on fish life; (3) Encourage company officials to correct ...
Bio-Assay of Sinclair Refinery's Effluent and Its Effect on Aquatic Life in Corpus Christi Harbor - Pollution Abatement in Regions M-4 through M-9
(Texas Game and Fish Commission, 1960-09-06)
Sinclair Refinery has several toxic pollutants entering Corpus Christi Harbor through a cove dredged for mudshell barges. These pollutants are phenols, sulfides, and oil; however, only traces of oil were located at station ...
Bio-assay and Chemical Analysis of American Smelting and Refining Company Waste and its Effects on Aquatic Life in Corpus Christi Harbor - Pollution Abatement in Region MP-2 (Areas M-4 through M-9)
(Texas Game and Fish Commission, 1960-09-09)
The American Smelting and Refining Company has an acid waste that escapes periodically from a bleed line. The flow is so small the acid waste dissipates before doing any physical harm to aquatic life.
Bio-Assay of the Pontiac Refinery Final Effluent and Its Effects on Aquatic Life in Corpus Christi Harbor - Pollution Abatement in Region M-4 through M-9
(Texas Game and Fish Commission, 1960-08-08)
The Pontiac Refinery has a waste emptying into the Corpus Christi Harbor that carries toxic chemicals, an oil waste and a high chemical oxygen demand waste that is detrimental to aquatic life. This should be remedied by a ...
Investigation of the Existence of Oilfield Pollution in the Mission River - Pollution Abatement in Regions M-4 through M-9
(Texas Game and Fish Commission, 1960-11-29)
The main source of pollution in the Mission River is oilfield waste. The fields are old resulting in excessive salt water disposal. The gravity separation of oil and water is inadequate and excessive amounts of oil are ...
Investigation of the Existence of Pollution in Chiltipin Creek - Pollution Abatement in Regions M-4 through M-9
(Texas Game and Fish Commission, 1960-11-01)
The Chiltipin Creek's main function at present is to transport oilfield waste from four major and two minor fields. This high saline and oily waste is slowly destroying nursery grounds for game fish and shrimp and increasing ...
Bio-assay of Columbia-Southern Final Effluent and its Potential Effects on the Aquatic Life in Nueces Bay - Pollution Abatement in Regions M-4 through M-9
(Texas Game and Fish Commission, 1960-08-09)
The Columbia Southern Chemical Corporation has reduced the chlorine content of their waste water by agitation through an open culvert. At the present there is no physical or chemical damage being done to aquatic life in ...
Ecological Survey of the South Bay Area, Especially That Area which was Influenced by Boca Chica Pass While It was Open - Development Survey of the Waters of South Bay in Cameron County, Especially That Area Which Would be Affected by the Opening and Closing of Boca Chica Pass
(Texas Game and Fish Commission, 1960-12-31)
Objective: To obtain a knowledge of ecological conditions which now exist in the area and to compare them with conditions which existed while the pass was open.
Bioassay and Chemical Analysis of Pure Oil Refinery's Waste Waters, Port Neches, Texas - Pollution Waste Control in Region MP-1
(Texas Game and Fish Commission, 1961-01-15)
No abstract available.