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AMAP Assessment 2013: Arctic Ocean Acidification

Description: Report documenting the findings and recommendations of the first comprehensive assessment of Arctic Ocean acidification (AOA) conducted by the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP). It is organized into five major sections: Introduction (background information), Acidification in the Arctic Ocean, Biological responses to ocean acidification, Portential economic and social impacts of ocean acidification on Arctic fisheries, and Conclusions and further work. It also includes references and a glossary.
Date: 2013
Creator: Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Report in Response to America COMPETES Act: SEC. 7022

Description: This report is written in response to the America COMPETES Act request that the NSF Director report on the NSF broader impact merit review criterion. This report includes background on the NSF implementation of the broader impact criterion and responds to each of the five specific requests made in the COMPETES Act Sec 7022.
Date: 2008
Creator: National Science Foundation (U.S.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Annotated Bibliography of the Potential Environmental Impacts of Chlorination and Disinfection Byproducts Relevant to Offshore Liquefied Natural Gas Port Facilties

Description: Annotated bibliography on the environmental consequences for larval/juvenile fishes and important invertebrates when chlorinated water and other toxic disinfection byproducts from offshore, open-loop water circulation systems are discharged into the surrounding marine environment.
Date: December 2006
Creator: Shaw, Richard F. & Baggett, Kevin W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Degradation of Synthetic-Based Drilling Mud Base Fluids by Gulf of Mexico Sediments: [Project Summary]

Description: Summary describes the work completed on Eastern, Central and Western areas of the Gulf of Mexico to determine the impact of synthetic-based fluids from offshore drilling on microbial sediments. It includes background information on the project funding and sponsorship, goals, methodology, and findings.
Date: August 2006
Creator: Roberts, D. J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Archaeological and Biological Analysis of World War II Shipwrecks in the Gulf of Mexico: Artificial Reef Effect in Deep Water

Description: The objective of this research is to find, identify, and study each vessel that was a casualty of German U-boats. The second point of their research is to determine the biological effects of the boats on the environment.
Date: April 2007
Creator: Church, R.; Warren, D.; Cullimore, R.; Johnston, L.; Schroeder, W.; Patterson, W. et al.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

USAID 2014 Annual Conference Report

Description: Report of the United States Agency for International Development's expenditures for conferences in excess of $100,000 for the year 2014. This information is presented in a chart format that includes the name of the conference, dates, location, number of attendees, cost, and a description of the conference. This report is in compliance with the Office of Management and Budget's memorandum Promoting Efficient Spending to Support Agency Operations.
Date: 2014
Creator: United States. Agency for International Development.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Supply Network for Deepwater Oil and Gas Development in the Gulf of Mexico: An Empirical Analysis of Demand for Port Services: Final Report

Description: This report analyzes the increased demand for port services in the Gulf of Mexico by the oil and gas industry. It will provide valuable information for infrastructure investment and port planning.
Date: June 2004
Creator: Jayawardana, Jay & Hochstein, Anatoly
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department