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National dredging needs of ports and harbors in the U.S.: Literature search
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Institute for Water Resources, Water Resources Support Center, 1995)
This report is the Literature Search for the National Dredging Needs Study, and it serves as an overview and executive summary for the bibliography developed by DRI/McGraw-Hill for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Institute ...
United States Navy Gulf Coast strategic homeporting, draft environmental impact statement.
(U.S. Department of Navy, Southern Division, Navy Facilities Engineering Command, 1986)
No abstract available
Draft Environmental Impact Statement: Houston Ship Channel, Texas (maintenance dredging).
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District., 1971)
It is proposed to maintain the 40-foot deep Houston Ship Channel navigation project, extending about 50 miles from Bolivar Roads at the lower end of Galveston Bay and through the lower reaches of the San Jacinto River and ...
Proceedings of the national workshop on geotextile tube applications
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 1997)
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has used increasingly in recent years geotextile tubes filled with sand for the retention and erosion protection of dredged material in low wave energy, low-tidal range regimes. Because ...
Present status of spoil disposal areas along the Houston Ship Channel.
(Texas A&M University., 1973)
If the dredging rate in the Houston Ship Channel remains constant, the ultimate capacity of the existing spoil areas will be reached in approximately 26.4 years. This is figuring maintenance of existing channel width and ...
A survey of the economic and environmental aspects of an onshore deepwater port at Galveston, Texas. Part II: Environmental considerations.
(Texas A&M University Sea Grant Program, 1974)
The development of a deep draft port for the Galveston area is a project with broad implications for the environment. A framework was established for a comprehensive environmental study which should be undertaken in the ...
Habitat development on dredged material
(American Society of Civil Engineers, 1976)
The development of habitat on dredged materials (spoil islands or spoil heaps on land) is feasible. Development of salt marsh and upland habitat is now underway on Bolivar Peninsula, Texas. Other examples are provided.
Gulf of Mexico summary report 3: a revision of outer continental shelf oil and gas activities in the Gulf of Mexico and their onshore impacts: Gulf of Mexico summary report 2.
(Rogers, Golden, & Halpern, Incorporated, 1981)
Now, and for the near future, the Gulf of Mexico will remain the most developed Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) region in the United States and the world. Virtually all produciton from the U.S. OCS emanates from the Gulf of ...
Effect of spoil disposal on benthic invertebrates.
No abstract available
Field study of an unconfined spoil disposal area of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway in Galveston Bay, Texas.
(Texas A&M University, 1974)
Dredge spoil obtained from maintenance dredging of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway is presently disposed in unconfined, submerged spoil areas alongside the channel. Grain size analysis of bottom sediment samples, depth ...