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Ecosystem Management Tools and Techniques: Proceedings of a CRS Workshop

Description: The House Subcommittee on Technology, Environment, and Aviation of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology (103rd Congress) requested that Congressional Research Service (CRS) hold a workshop on the tools and techniques of ecosystem management. The purposes of this workshop were to demonstrate tools and techniques used in scientific research on ecosystems and to address technological aspects of developing and administering a national policy for ecosystem management.
Date: March 27, 1995
Creator: Morrissey, Wayne A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Annual Report to the Congress, Fiscal Year 1987

Description: Annual report detailing the progress and budget of the Office of Technology Assessment.
Date: March 1988
Creator: Office of Technology Assessment
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Annual Report to the Congress, Fiscal Year 1990

Description: Annual report detailing the progress and budget of the Office of Technology Assessment.
Date: March 1991
Creator: Office of Technology Assessment
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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[Interview with Adelma Benavente Garcia]

Description: This transcript is the record of an interview with photographer Adelma Benavente Garcia about how technology affects her work as part of a lecture series, "Women Art Technology." During the interview, Garcia discusses the projects she has worked on to preserve photographs in the Andes mountains and other parts of Peru. The transcript includes a brief introduction with a biography of Garcia and general information about the lecture series and the specific interview. A list of 'Suggested readi… more
Date: March 25, 2008
Creator: Kidd, Allison & Westrup, Sarah
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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Office of Technology Assessment FY1994 Annual Report to Congress, March 1995

Description: The Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) is a nonpartisan congressional support agency of the United States congress. OTA is charged with advising the Congress on a wide range of critical issues involving science and technology. This report to Congress is required under Sec. 11 of the Technology Assessment Act of 1972, Public Law 92-484 (see p. 55). It describes the activities of the Office in Fiscal Yaer 1994 within the context of the legislative agenda of the 103rd congress and the events in… more
Date: March 1995
Creator: Office of Technology Assessment
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Climate Change: State of Knowledge

Description: This brief report describes that the Earth's climate is predicted to change because human activities are altering the chemical composition of the atmosphere. The buildup of greenhouse gases-primarily carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide and chlorofluorocarbons-is changing the radiation balance of the planet. The basic heat-trapping property of these greenhouse gases is essentially undisputed. However, there is considerable scientific uncertainty about exactly how and when the Earth's climate … more
Date: March 1995
Creator: Environmental division, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President
Partner: UNT Libraries
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A Curious Pacific Wave

Description: This brief article discusses about a massive swell of water that was buffeting South America. Kelvin waves are warm bumps in the Pacific Ocean, characterized by a gentle yet massive swell of warm water. Usually not much happens when a Kelvin wave arrives -- beach combers experience a bit of extra rain, perhaps, and slightly warmer surf. Nevertheless, scientists pay careful attention to them because these gentle waves occasionally herald something far more powerful: the next El Niño.
Date: March 5, 2002
Creator: Science@NASA
Partner: UNT Libraries
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The Interplay between Climate Change, Forests, and Disturbances

Description: Climate change affects forests both directly and indirectly through disturbances. Disturbances are a natural and integral part of forest ecosystems, and climate change can alter these natural interactions. When disturbances exceed their natural range of variation, the change in forest structure and function may be extreme. Each disturbance affects forests differently. Some disturbances have tight interactions with the species and forest communities which can be disrupted by climate change. … more
Date: March 25, 2000
Creator: Dale, Virginia H.; Joyce, Linda A.; McNulty, Steve & Neilson, Ronald P.
Partner: UNT Libraries
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Highways of a Global Traveler: Tracking Tropospheric Ozone

Description: On the stage of global change, ozone plays the role of both hero and villain. This brief document discusses about the tracking of Tropospheric Ozone, where ozone forms and where it travels have become key concerns for international health and economic policy-making.
Date: March 22, 2002
Creator: Allen, Jeannie & Simmon, Robert
Partner: UNT Libraries
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The New Climate Change Policy Programme

Description: A description of the key points of Japanese New Climate Change Policy Programme which includes the fundamental principles, the main points of the programme, and the measures for reducing of greenhouse gass emissions
Date: March 19, 2002
Creator: Japan. Kankyōshō.
Partner: UNT Libraries
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100% Renewable Energy - and Beyond - for Cities

Description: This booklet sketches out the options and the processes that have started to transform urban energy systems. The document promotes carbon neutrality for communities and cities and argues that even the largest cities can make this transition, drawing on renewable energy supplies from within their boundaries, as well as from farther away. In addition to assuring urban energy security, these developments can also stimulate the growth of a very large new green economy sector.
Date: March 2010
Creator: Droege, Peter
Partner: UNT Libraries
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[Clinica Albert Galvan]

Description: The article deals with the Clinica Albert Galvan which provides health services mostly to lower income and undocumented patients. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: March 3, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[John Peter Smith Public Health Forum]

Description: Representatives from John Peter Smith Hospital participate in a public health forum organized by the League of Women Voters of Tarrant County. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: March 9, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[High school air rifle team]

Description: The accomplisments of a Fort Worth High School air rifle team are detailed. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: March 22, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[Cesar Chavez March]

Description: This article deals with a march commerating Cesar Chavez Day at a school in Fort Worth. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: March 23, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[Zacatecan of the year]

Description: This article deals with the honor that will be bestowed on Antonio Lozano Hiojosa by the Federation of Zacatecas of Texas. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: March 24, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[Gala dinner]

Description: This article deals with the dinner and crowning of a beauty queen at the gala event held by the Federation of Zacatecans of Fort Worth. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: March 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[Protest march in Dallas]

Description: This article deals with an immigration protest march organized by Citizens Network that took place in Dallas. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: March 27, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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Ciudadania

Description: This article describes the intense emotions that people felt as they became citizens of the United States during a naturalization ceremony in Arlington. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: March 29, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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Veneran a San Martín de Porres

Description: This article deals with the Fraternity of St. Martin de Porres that holds monthly worship meetings. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: March 20, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[Organization helps the low income elderly in Dallas]

Description: This article and photo deal with the non-profit organization The Voice of the Elderly. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.
Date: March 20, 2005
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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Bullet Background Paper

Description: Bullet Background Paper - KC - 135 "Packages" for BRAC Motions & FD - Tim MacGregor - Air Force Team
Date: March 20, 2006
Creator: United States. Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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