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Assessing short-term sediment accretion rates and hydrological influences on a microtidal estuarine wetland: Mustang Island, TX
As sea level rises there has been a growing concern whether salt marsh wetlands can withstand an accelerated rise in sea level by vertically accreting. Sediment accretion is a natural process that changes the elevation ...
Environmental Impacts of Sea Level Rise in the Galveston Bay, Texas Region
Anthropogenic effects throughout the twenty-first century, particularly greenhouse gas emissions, have contributed to global climatic and environmental changes. Sea level rise (SLR) is one of these changes occurring along ...
Identifying habitat conservation needs for the endangered whooping crane along the Central Texas Coast
The Aransas-Wood Buffalo whooping cranes (Grus americana) make up the only natural self-sustaining population of these endangered migratory wading birds in the world. Human and natural pressures threaten habitat quantity, ...