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Status and Trends of Wetland and Aquatic Habitats on Barrier Islands, Upper Texas Coast, Galveston and Christmas Bays
(University of Texas at Austin, 2004-06)
Wetland and aquatic habitats are essential components of barrier islands along the Texas coast. These valuable resources are highly productive both biologically and chemically and are part of an ecosystem on which a ...
Texas Coastal Management Program (CMP) Atlas
(Texas General Land Office, 2000)
No abstract available.
5th Biennial Texas Coastal Issues Conference Bios & Abstracts
(Texas General Land Office, 2004)
Bio[graphie]s and abstracts from the 5th Biennial Texas Coastal Issues Conferences.
The Texas Clean Rivers Program: The upstream link to Galveston Bay management
(Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission, 1997)
The Texas Legislature in 1991 passed the Texas Clean Rivers Act (Senate Bill 818). Emphasizing a regional, watershed-based approach to water quality management, the Act requires an assessment of water quality issues and ...
Report of the Mississippi Marine Resources Council
(Mississippi Marine Resources Council, 1974)
The Mississippi Marine Resources Council is the State agency charged by its enabling legislation in 1970 to develop and implement a coastal zone management plan directed toward the rational development of the coastal ...
Coastal Zone Management Act - Developing a Framework for Identifying Performance Indicators
(H. John Heinz III Center for Science, Economics, and the Environment, 2003)
In 1972, Congress passed the Coastal Zone Management Act (CZMA) to "preserve, protect, develop, and, where possible, restore or enhance the resources of the Nation's coastal zone for this and succeeding generations." It ...
Storms, People and Property in Coastal North Carolina
(UNC Sea Grant, 1978-08)
The purpose of this publication is to inform the reader of the nature and frequency of storms on North Carolina's coast and the dangers associated with them. The preservation of life and the safety of coastal dwellers are ...
Shore for All Purposes
(American Petroleum Institute, 1972)
No abstract available
National Ocean Conference: Oceans of Commerce, Oceans of Life
(National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1998)
The United Nations proclaimed 1998 the International Year of the Ocean. As part of the ongoing Year of the Ocean activities, the Department of Commerce and the Department of the Navy co-hosted the National Ocean Conference ...
National Coastal Assessment: Field Operations Manual
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2001-06)
The purpose of this manual is to document suggested field data and sample collection procedures for C2000-NE. These protocols have been developed by EMAP over the past 10 years. They will be identical to, or at least ...