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Ecology of open - bay bottoms of Texas: a community profile
(U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, Research and Development, National Wetlands Research Center, 1987)
Open-bay bottoms represent one of the most extensive habitats in any estuarine system, especially in the northwestern Gulf of Mexico estuaries of Texas. Seven major estuarine systems are found here (Sabine Lake, Galveston ...
Texas shore protection
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District., 1981)
This brochure was prepared by the Galveston District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to provide information on the causes of shore erosion and the possible solutions to shore erosion problems. It is intended for use ...
Tornado Protection: Selecting and Designing Safe Areas in Buildings
(United States Federal Emergency Management Agency, 1980-01)
The effects of severe winds generated by storms may be compared to the low-level blast effects of nuclear weapons. Therefore, increasing the protection in a building from the effects of high winds or tornadoes can provide ...
Invite Birds to Your Home - Conservation Plantings for the Southeast
(United States Department of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service, 1981)
Do you enjoy having birds and other wildlife around your home? Many people do. We feel rewarded by the beauty, songs, and interesting activities of birds. And birds eat many insects and weed seeds we find irritating and ...
Low Cost Shore Protection - A Guide for Local Government Officials
(United States Army Corps of Engineers, 1981)
This report is intended for planning, regulatory, and other local government officials whose duties include some involvement in shoreline erosion prevention measures. The discussion is limited to the shorelines of sheltered ...
Pollution in Chesapeake Bay: A Case History and Assessment
(Chesapeake Research Consortium, Inc., 1981)
No abstract available.
User's Guide for the Comply Code (Revision 2)
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1989-10)
The COMPLY computer program may be used to demonstrate compliance with the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAPS) in 40 CFR 61, Subpart I. It has various levels of complexity, the simplest being ...
Brief History of Project Nine of the Texas A&M Research Foundation 1947-1950
(Texas A&M Research Foundation, 1980-04)
No abstract available.
Wetlands of the United States: Current Status and Recent Trends
(United States Fish and Wildlife Service, 1984)
This report identifies the current status of U.S. wetlands and major areas where wetlands are in greatest jeopardy from the national standpoint. It also presents existing regional and national information on wetland trends. ...
Annotated Guide to the Barnacles of the Northern Gulf of Mexico
(Texas A&M University, 1986)
The 49 species of thoracican barnacles (the goose and acorn barnacles) that are known to occur in the northern Gulf of Mexico are differentiated by a taxonomic key based on external characters, with extensive illustrations ...