Biological Assessment/Living Resources Publications

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Publication Title
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Publication Date Project Number Publication Number
Winter Range Whooping Crane Strategic Plan January 2016 1522  CBBEP–106
Ecosystem-Based Approach to Assess Black Drum in Baffin Bay December 2015 1523  CBBEP–104
Identifying Diamondback Terrapin Nesting Habitat in the Nueces Estuary, Texas October 2015  1527  CBBEP–103
Nueces Delta Salinity Effects from Pumping Freshwater into the Rincon Bayou: 2009 to 2014 August 2014  1411  CBBEP–94
Salinity Monitoring and Real Time (SMART) Inflow Management in the Nueces Bay and Delta August 2014  1412  CBBEP–93
Diamondback Terrapin Paired Crab Trap Study in Mission Aransas Estuary TX July 2014  1335 CBBEP–92
Plover and Least Tern Nest Monitoring and Disturbance Comparisons between Three Coastal Sites in Texas August 2013 CBBEP-89
Diamondback Terrapin Paired Crab Trap Study in the Nueces Estuary, Texas
Oct. 2013
1329
CBBEP-87
Contaminant Level of Fishes in Several Coastal Bend Estuaries: Screening Investigation

February 2011

1012

CBBEP – 69
Evaluation of Baffin Bay Arroyos as Critical Habitat for Fisheries Species

May 2009

0819

CBBEP – 60
Packery Channel Post-Opening Fisheries Recruitment Assessment – Plankton

March 2009

0721

CBBEP – 58
Packery Channel Post-Opening Fisheries Recruitment Assessment – Nekton

December 2008

0720

CBBEP – 57
Nueces Bay Fish and Shellfish Contaminants Study

August 2005

0403

CBBEP – 48
The Effect of an Opened Packery Channel on Fisheries Recruitment in the Upper Laguna Madre (Plankton)

August 2006

0534

CBBEP – 45
The Effect of an Opened Packery Channel on Fisheries Recruitment in the Upper Laguna Madre (Nekton)

August 2006

0533

CBBEP – 44
Fisheries Status and Trends Report

March 2006

0504

CBBEP – 43
Spring 2004 Ichthyoplankton Recruitment to the Delta Nursery Areas of Nueces Bay, Texas

August 2005

0406

CBBEP – 42
Spring 2003 Ichthyoplankton Recruitment to the Delta Nursery Areas of Nueces Bay, Texas

August 2004

0310

CBBEP – 41
Spring 2002 Ichthyoplankton Recruitment to the Delta Nursery Areas of Nueces Bay, Texas

August 2003

0203

CBBEP – 40
Bay Shrimping in the Coastal Bend – A Summary of Current Conditions

July 2003

0106

CBBEP – 37
Current Status and Historical Trends of the Estuarine Living Resources within the CCBNEP Study Area – Volume 1
Part 1: Living Resources- Species Checklist – 45 pages
Part 2: Living Resources- Habitats – 361 pages
Part 3: Target Organisms – 138 pages
Jan 1996
CCBNEP-06A
Current Status and Historical Trends of the Estuarine Living Resources within the CCBNEP Study Area -Volume 2 (avian resources)
Part 1: Current Status and Historical Trends of The Estuarine Living Resources within the CCBNEP Study Area and Appendix I–119 pages
Part 2: Appendix II – 150 pages
Part 3: Appendix II (continued) – 150 pages
Jan 1996
CCBNEP-06B
Current Status and Historical Trends of the Estuarine Living Resources within the CCBNEP Study Area -Volume 3 (project summary) – 139 pages Jan 1996
CCBNEP-06C
Current Status and Historical Trends of the Estuarine Living Resources within the CCBNEP Study Area -Volume 4 (checklist of species) – 312 pages Jan 1996
CCBNEP-06D
Current Status and Historical Trends of Brown Tide and Red Tide Phytoplankton Blooms in the CCBNEP Study Area
Part 1: Brown Tide – 70 pages
Part 2: Red Tide – 109 pages
Jan 1996
CCBNEP-07
Status and Trends of Selected Marine Fauna in the CCBNEP Study Area – 366 pages December 1997
CCBNEP-24
Characterization of Anthropogenic and Natural Disturbance on Vegetated and Unvegetated Bay Bottom Habitats –
Part 1: Volume I – Literature Review – 108 pages
Part 2: Volume II – Assessment of Scarring In Seagrass Beds – 21 pages
Part 3: Volume II – Assessment of Scarring In Seagrass Beds (continued) – 8 pages
May 1998
CCBNEP-25
Evaluation of Bycatch Reduction Devices in Aransas Bay During the 1997 Spring and Fall Commercial Bay Shrimp Season – 33 pages August 1998
CCBNEP-33