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Making Sense of Open Space for Galveston Bay Communities
(Galveston Bay Estuary Program, 2003)
To communities struggling to meet increasing demands for services with insufficient revenues, undeveloped land appears to be a taxing opportunity waiting to happen. Certainly no one can successfully argue that the value ...
Analysis of Benthic, Planktonic, and Pelagic Fauna and Flora in Cedar Bayou, the Discharge Canal, Cooling Pond, and Trinity Bay in relation to Discharges of Heated Water by Houston Lighting and Power
(J. G. Mackin, 1973)
It was aimed in this study to determine what changes, if any, have resulted from the discharge of heated water from the cooling units. This heated water is subjected to a cooling process in the cooling lake before reaching ...
Water Quality Standards Handbook: Second Edition
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1994-08)
The following document entitled "Water Quality Standards Handbook - Second Edition" provides guidance issued in support of the Water Quality Standards Regulation (40 CFR 131, as amended). This Handbook includes the operative ...
Environmental Indicators of Water Quality in the United States
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1996-09)
This report describes water quality in the United States using a set of 18 environmental indicators that measure progress toward national water goals and objectives.
Riparian Forest Buffer Design and Maintenance
(Maryland Department of Natural Resources Forest Service, 2005)
Riparian forest buffers (RFBs) are essential components of maintaining long-term stream and watershed health and resilience in the Chesapeake Bay region. RFBs also provide valuable ecological functions for wildlife habitat ...
Bacterial Water Quality Standards for Recreational Waters (Freshwater and Marine Waters) Status Report
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1998-05)
The purpose of the Status Report is to provide a brief overview of the bacterial water quality standards that have been adopted by states for their marine and fresh recreational waters in the United States. This report is ...
Nonpoint Source Watershed Workshop
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1991-09)
The Nonpoint Source Watershed Workshop was held in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 29-31, 1991. The workshop was jointly sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Center for Environmental Research Information, ...
National Coastal Condition Report II
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2004-12)
This report is the second in a series and describes the ecological and environmental conditions in U.S. coastal waters. It summarizes the condition of ecological resources in the estuaries of the United States and highlights ...
Assessment and Management of Toxics in the Watershed
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2003-03)
The demand for water is beginning to outstrip the available supply of water. The truly insidious insult to freshwater supplies comes from anthropogenic impacts that pollute freshwater supplies and the surrounding watersheds, ...
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 ...