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Main Title The state of the bay : a characterization of the Galveston Bay ecosystem /
Author Shipley, F. S. ; Kiesling, R. W. ; Newell, C. J. ; Rifai, H. S. ; Bedient, P. B.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Shipley, Frank S.
Kiesling, Russell W.
Newell, Charles J.
CORP Author Galveston Bay National Estuary Program, Austin, TX.;Environmental Protection Agency, Dallas, TX. Region VI.
Publisher Galveston Bay National Estuary Program,
Year Published 1994
Report Number GBNEP-44; EPA-CE-006550-01
Stock Number PB95-210134
OCLC Number 30591992
Subjects Estuarine ecology--Texas--Galveston Bay ; Ecosystem management--Texas--Galveston Bay ; Environmental protection--Texas--Galveston Bay ; Galveston Bay (Tex)
Additional Subjects Galveston Bay ; Aquatic ecosystems ; Coastal ecology ; Water pollution effects ; Aquatic biology ; Wildlife ; Fishes ; Shellfish ; Reefs ; Wetlands ; Habitats ; Estuarine environment ; Marshes ; Watersheds ; Coastal zone management ; Bottom sediments ; Water quality ; Salinity ; Toxic substances ; Water circulation ; Man environment interactions ; Natural resources management ; Public health ; Gulf Coast ; Texas
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  QH541.5.E8 S84 1994 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 05/15/2015
NTIS  PB95-210134 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation xvi, 232 pages : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 28 cm.
The book is organized in three sections: an overall summary of findings and their implications (Chapter One); an introduction to Galveston Bay, its watershed, and its uses (Chapters Two, Three, and Four); and specific discussions of key aspects of the ecosystem (Chapters Five through Nine).
"March, 1994." "This project has been funded in part by the United States Environmental Protection Agency under assistance agreement # CE-006550-01 to the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission"--Title page verso. Includes bibliographical references and index.