Book 2014

Environmental Sustainability Issues in the South Texas–Mexico Border Region


ISBN: 978-94-007-7121-5 (Print) 978-94-007-7122-2 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-10

    Introduction to Environmental Sustainability Issues in the South Texas–Mexico Border Region

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    Pages 11-23

    Pollution and Lifestyle Causes of Asthma and Allergies Among School Children of Tamaulipas, Mexico in the U.S.–Mexico Border Region

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    Pages 25-42

    Environmental Health Indicators for the Border Region Between South Texas and Northeastern Mexico

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    Pages 43-62

    Characterization of Ultrafine Particles and Other Vehicular Pollutants Near an International Bridge in United States – Mexico Border Region

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    Pages 63-78

    Evaluating the Impacts of Emissions and Global Temperature Perturbations on Air Quality in South and Central Texas

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    Pages 79-96

    Manufacture and Physical Characterization of Wood-Derived Activated Carbon from South Texas Mesquite for Environmental Applications

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    Pages 97-115

    Assessment of Nutrient and Heavy Metal Levels in Manadas Creek, an Urban Tributary of the Rio Grande in Laredo, Texas

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    Pages 117-138

    Antimony and Arsenic Isotope Distribution in a Semi-Arid Creek During the Wet Season

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    Pages 139-158

    Characterization of Brackish Groundwater Desalination Concentrate Discharge Impacts on Water Quality in a Texas Coastal Area

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    Pages 159-177

    Evaluation of Hydraulic Residence Time Distribution (RTD) Characterization and Monitoring in a Constructed Channel Wetland in South Texas

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    Pages 179-195

    Recovery of Aquaculture Treatment Constructed Wetlands Function After Prolonged Flood Inundation Events in South Texas

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 197-198