The impacts of life on an estuary like Galveston Bay, where fresh and salt water meet and mix, is felt by everyone who lives, works, and recreates hereâ€â€from ...
The impacts of life on an estuary like Galveston Bay, where fresh and salt water meet and mix, is felt by everyone who lives, works, and recreates hereâ€â€from fishermen on the Galveston jetties to Houston commuters stranded by a flooded bayou. Throughout our regionâ€™s rich history, the ways people have used our estuary have changed over time, and these changes have been inscribed upon and around our bay. The Galveston Bay Drive & Discover guide blends human and natural history and documents some of these changes and their effects on our bayâ€™s habitats. From ancient shell middens to early cattle ranches to the first offshore oil rigs in Texas to world-renowned birdwatching sites, the Drive & Discover guide organizes these and many other sites into seven geographic areas that can be visited individually or as a whole driving tour around the bay. About the Drive & Discover guide: - Features over 50 points of interest with descriptions and driving directions - Organizes sites into seven geographic areas - Maps and pinpoints the sites on your phone - Introduces key habitats that make up our bay - Captures some of the beauty of the bay in full-color photographs Let the Galveston Bay Drive & Discover guide pique your curiosity, start exploring, and learn what has made Galveston Bay such a special and vital resource, both now and throughout history.
Size: 14.74 MB
Price: $ 0.00
Day of release: 0000-00-0