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Literature Survey Of Previous Work, Virginia Beach Coastal Compartment, Southeastern Virginia, Victor Goldsmith Jan 1975

Literature Survey Of Previous Work, Virginia Beach Coastal Compartment, Southeastern Virginia, Victor Goldsmith

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This literature survey of previous work is part of a study of beach changes involving monthly measurements at 18 beach profile locations (Fig. l) . This report consists of two major sections. The first section (3.0) surveys the regional geological and coastal literature and the second section (4.0) surveys in more detail the specific literature relating directly to beach processes of the Virginia Beach Coastal Compartment.


Shoreline Situation Report New Kent, King William, And King And Queen Counties, Carl H. Hobbs Iii, Margaret H. Peoples, Gary F. Anderson, Peter Rosen, Robert J. Byrne, John M. Zeigler Jan 1975

Shoreline Situation Report New Kent, King William, And King And Queen Counties, Carl H. Hobbs Iii, Margaret H. Peoples, Gary F. Anderson, Peter Rosen, Robert J. Byrne, John M. Zeigler

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Shoreline Situation Report Mathews County, Virginia, Carl H. Hobbs Iii, Gary F. Anderson, Robert J. Byrne, John M. Zeigler Jan 1975

Shoreline Situation Report Mathews County, Virginia, Carl H. Hobbs Iii, Gary F. Anderson, Robert J. Byrne, John M. Zeigler

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Shoreline Situation Report Stafford County, Virginia, Carl H. Hobbs Iii, Gary F. Anderson, Dennis W. Owen, Peter Rosen Jan 1975

Shoreline Situation Report Stafford County, Virginia, Carl H. Hobbs Iii, Gary F. Anderson, Dennis W. Owen, Peter Rosen

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Legal Symposium On Wetlands: An Executive Summary, Roger D. Anderson, David Garten, Ted Smolen Nov 1974

Legal Symposium On Wetlands: An Executive Summary, Roger D. Anderson, David Garten, Ted Smolen

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In 1969 the Virginia Institute of Marine Science published a report stating that although marshlands represented only one-half of one percent of the total area of the state, 95 percent of Virginia 's annual harvest of sport and commercial fisheries were dependent to some degree upon these valuable wetlands . The report went on to urge some form of public control over these vital areas in order to relieve some of the pressures created by dredging, filling, diking and bulkheading.

Recognizing the need to address this issue, the 1971 General Assembly passed House Joint Resolution Number 60, creating a Wetlands Study ...


Virginia And The Outer Continental Shelf : Problems, Possibilities, And Posture, The Committee Jan 1974

Virginia And The Outer Continental Shelf : Problems, Possibilities, And Posture, The Committee

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The Outer Continental Shelf Advisory Committee was \ established.by the Secretary of Commerce and Resources, Earl J. Shiflet, in July, 1974. This action was taken based upon the realization that the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) was a likely area for the development of offshore oil and gas resources, and that such development could have profound and far reaching impacts upon the Commonwealth. Such impacts could either be beneficial or detrimental or both, depending greatly upon the preparations made by the Commonwealth beforehand. Accordingly, Secretary Shiflet charged the OCS Advisory Committee to consider all facets of the situation, and to ...


Shoreline Situation Report Newport News, Virginia, Carl H. Hobbs Iii, Gary F. Anderson, William D. Athearn, Robert J. Byrne, John M. Zeigler Jan 1974

Shoreline Situation Report Newport News, Virginia, Carl H. Hobbs Iii, Gary F. Anderson, William D. Athearn, Robert J. Byrne, John M. Zeigler

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Shoreline Situation Report Northampton County, Virginia, William D. Athearn, Gary F. Anderson, Robert J. Byrne, Carl H. Hobbs Iii, John M. Zeigler Jan 1974

Shoreline Situation Report Northampton County, Virginia, William D. Athearn, Gary F. Anderson, Robert J. Byrne, Carl H. Hobbs Iii, John M. Zeigler

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No abstract provided.


Special Purpose Areas In Virginia's Coastal Zone, J. B. Pleasants Dec 1971

Special Purpose Areas In Virginia's Coastal Zone, J. B. Pleasants

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The Virginia Institute of Marine Science is charged with the responsibility of advising state management agencies on matters relating to the environments and resources of the coastal zone of Virginia. Under this broad requirement, we have been specifically assigned the task of recommending an ocean-dumping policy for the Commonwealth. This paper, a survey of specially designated areas in coastal waters of the state, is designed to provide some of the background material required in the development of such a policy.


The Environmental, Resource-Use And Management Needs Of The Coast Zone, A Compendium, William J. Hargis Jr., Beverly L. Laird Jan 1971

The Environmental, Resource-Use And Management Needs Of The Coast Zone, A Compendium, William J. Hargis Jr., Beverly L. Laird

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As part of art extensive effort to develop a better understanding and evaluation of the problems imposed upon the Chesapeake Bay System by the activities of man and the management and informational needs related to their solution, we decided to examine a number of documents of ranging authorship and origin. The reports, papers, and manuscripts, comprising the resource materials utilized, range from the massive study entitled National Estuary Study -- recently completed by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service of the U. S. Department of the Interior, to internal study manuscripts of the Institute, itself. Included were studies. aimed at ...