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A fishery survey of Christmas, Drum, and Bastrop Bays, Brazoria County, Texas
Analyses of the macro-biota and the hydrology of Christmas, Drum, and Bastrop Bays, Brazoria County, Texas were based on data collected between October 1971 and October 1973. Trawls, seines, push nets, and a dredge were ...
Bay and estuarine system management in the Texas Coastal Zone, Phase II: A conceptual report.
(University of Texas at Austin, Division of Natural Resources and the Environment., 1973)
Each coastal environmental unit is evaluated in terms of its natural capability to sustain human use that affects its physical, hydrological, geological, chemical, and biological properties, and is grouped in an appropriate ...
The fisheries industry in the Gulf region.
(Gulf South Research Institute., 1976)
No abstract available
Simulation modeling of estuarine ecosystems
(Plenum Press, 1979)
A simulation model has been developed of Galveston Bay, Texas ecosystem. Secondary productivity measured by harvestable species (such as shrimp and fish) is evaluated in terms of man-related and controllable factors, such ...
Legal assurances of adequate flows of fresh water into Texas bays and estuaries to maintain proper salinity levels.
(Texas Law Institute for Coastal Marine Resources., 1972)
This study undertakes to determine the legal requirements to assure an inflow of fresh water to Texas' coastal bays, lagoons and estuaries, and the nature of new laws which may be needed to meet such needs. The study ...
Coastal ecosystem management.
(Conservation Foundation., 1977)
This is a detailed and highly documented collection of information, case histories and guidelines for management of our coastal and estuarine ecosystems. It includes examples from the Galveston Bay complex of use and ...
Trinity-San Jacinto estuary: a study of the influence on freshwater inflows. Draft report.
(Texas Department of Water Resources, 1979)
The provision of sufficient freshwater inflow to Texas bays and estuaries is an important factor in sustaining estuarine productivity, and a factor contributing to the near-shore fisheries productivity of the Gulf of Mexico. ...
Texas Gulf coast sediments and water quality management.
(World Dredging Conference Association., 1972)
The role of the dredging industry in environmental modification and as a source of primary and secondary environmental pollution is discussed. A research program being carried out to define and quantify the magnitude of ...
Estuarine processes: Volume 2 - Circulation, sediments, and transfer of material in the estuary.
(Academic Press., 1976)
Collection of papers presented at the Third International Estuarine Research Conference at Galveston, Texas on October 7-9, 1975. Volume 2 of 2.
Coastal marsh productivity: a bibliography.
(U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service., 1977)
The coastal marshes of the United States are viewed herein as an ecosystem, even though many of the articles listed in this bibliography are specific to only a narrow aspect of the ecosystem. The value of the marshes is ...