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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 ...
Three Approaches to Environmental Resource Analysis
(The Conservation Foundation, 1967-11)
This booklet, the first of a projected series related to the development of methodologies and techniques for environmental planning and design, examines three approaches that are currently being used to identify, analyze ...
Introduction to Flood Proofing: An Outline of Principles and Methods
(University of Chicago Center for Urban Studies, 1967-04)
Flood proofing is a body of techniques for preventing flood damage to the structure and contents of buildings in a flood hazard area. This publication on structural flood proofing is intended to acquaint public officials, ...
Comprehensive Plan Report
(Galveston City Planning Commission, 1965-11)
The accompanying report is a summary of the various planning studies and proposals which have been submitted to you and the Citizens of Galveston, over the past three years, for review, recommendation and comments.
Gulf of Mexico: A Model for the Decade
(Gulf Universities Research Corporation, 1969-04)
On October 10, 1968, the National Council on Marine Resources and Engineering Development, by contract, requested the Gulf Universities Research Corporation (GURC) to provide a report and recommendations for the development ...
Investigation of the Distribution of Carbon Dioxide between the Atmosphere and the Sea
(Texas A&M University Department of Oceanography and Meteorology, 1963-04-15)
Measurements of the distribution of CO2 between the atmosphere and the sea are presented with a description of the apparatus used and its calibration. The measurements were made on a series of cruises into the Gulf of ...
Preliminary Data Analysis: 1968 National Survey of Community Solid Waste Practices
(United States Department of Health, Education, and Welfare Public Health Service, 1968)
Uniform and reliable information on the generation and disposal of solid wastes has been lacking in the United States, but the prospect of closing this data gap has greatly improved since the initiation of the National ...
(United States Department of Defense Office of Civil Defense, 1962)
The present study was commissioned by the Department of Defense in order to obtain a command evaluation of the operation in time to make its lessons available for current planning, and does not attempt to be definitive ...
State of Texas Study Design for Statewide Comprehensive Planning and Programming Process, Organization and Recommended Studies
(Harold F. Wise/Robert Gladstone and Associates, 1967-02)
This Study Design is the result of an examination of planning needs and requirements in the State of Texas and contains a recommended program of action for achieving in an evolutionary manner, a continuing State comprehensive ...
Larval distribution and abundance.
The examination of the plankton samples from 17 cruises made during 1961 in the offshore areas between Galveston, Texas, and Cameron, Louisiana, is completed. Samples are used in studying the early life history of shrimp, ...