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The Book of Texas Bays

James B. Blackburn - Photography - 2004 - 304 pages
In a dazzling tribute to the Texas coast, conservationist and lawyer Jim Blackburn has teamed with photographer Jim Olive to give us the most intimate and important portrait ...
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Turning the Tide: Saving the Chesapeake Bay

Tom Horton, William Chesapeake Bay Foundation - Nature - 2013 - 424 pages
In 1991, Island Press published Turning the Tide, a unique and accessible examination of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. The book took an indepth look at the Bay’s vital signs to ...
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Southern Waters: The Limits to Abundance

Craig E. Colten - Nature - 2014 - 280 pages
Water has dominated images of the South throughout history, from Hernando de Soto's 1541 crossing of the Mississippi to tragic scenes of flooding throughout the Gulf South ...
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A World of Rivers: Environmental Change on Ten of the World's Great Rivers

Ellen Wohl - Science - 2010 - 368 pages
Far from being the serene, natural streams of yore, modern rivers have been diverted, dammed, dumped in, and dried up, all in efforts to harness their power for human needs ...
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Shadows on the Gulf: A Journey Through Our Last Great Wetland

Rowan Jacobsen - Political Science - 2011 - 240 pages
In the spring of 2010, we watched oil gushing unstoppably into the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. But as bad as the spill was, it is only the latest chapter in a century-long ...
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The Ocean Dumping Quandary: Waste Disposal in the New York Bight

Donald Fleming Squires - Nature - 1983 - 226 pages
Dumping of sewage sludge, dredge spoils, and toxic wastes in the coastal waters of New York and New Jersey is an old practice. In the 1970s ocean dumping became an important ...
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Texas Aquatic Science

Rudolph A. Rosen - Science - 2014 - 233 pages
This classroom resource provides clear, concise scientific information in an understandable and enjoyable way about water and aquatic life. Spanning the hydrologic cycle from ...
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American Catch: The Fight for Our Local Seafood

Paul Greenberg - Nature - 2014 - 320 pages
INVESTIGATIVE REPORTERS & EDITORS Book Award, Finalist 2014 "Greenberg’s breezy, engaging style weaves history, politics, environmental policy, and marine biology." --New ...
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Water in Texas: An Introduction

Andrew Sansom - Nature - 2008 - 319 pages
No natural resource issue has greater significance for the future of Texas than water. The state's demand for water for municipal, industrial, agricultural, and recreational ...
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