Appendix E Acronyms


EFH

essential fish habitat

EUNIS

European Nature Information System


FMC

fishery management council


GIS

geographic information system

GPS

global positioning system


HAPC

habitat area of particular concern

HP

horsepower


MPA

marine protected area


NMFS

National Marine Fisheries Service


SFA

Sustainable Fisheries Act


TAC

total allowable catch

TAF

total area fished



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Effects of Trawling and Dredging on Seafloor Habitat Appendix E Acronyms EFH essential fish habitat EUNIS European Nature Information System FMC fishery management council GIS geographic information system GPS global positioning system HAPC habitat area of particular concern HP horsepower MPA marine protected area NMFS National Marine Fisheries Service SFA Sustainable Fisheries Act TAC total allowable catch TAF total area fished