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Acronyms


ACC

Alaska Coastal Current

ADCP

acoustic Doppler current profiler


BATS

Bermuda Atlantic Time Series


CalCOFI

California Cooperative Fisheries Investigations


EOS

NASA’s Earth Observing System

EVOS

Exxon Valdez oil spill

EVOSTC

Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council


GAK1

Gulf of Alaska station 1 located at the mouth of Resurrection Bay (60 N, 149 W)

GEM

Gulf Ecosystem Monitoring

GLOBEC

Global Ecosystem Dynamics program

GOA

Gulf of Alaska

GOFS

U.S. Global Ocean Flux Study


HOTS

Hawaii Ocean Time Series


IPRC

International Pacific Research Center


JGOFS

Joint Global Ocean Flux Study


LTER

Long-Term Ecological Research



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A Century of Ecosystem Science: Planning Long-Term Research in the Gulf of Alaska B Acronyms ACC Alaska Coastal Current ADCP acoustic Doppler current profiler BATS Bermuda Atlantic Time Series CalCOFI California Cooperative Fisheries Investigations EOS NASA’s Earth Observing System EVOS Exxon Valdez oil spill EVOSTC Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council GAK1 Gulf of Alaska station 1 located at the mouth of Resurrection Bay (60 N, 149 W) GEM Gulf Ecosystem Monitoring GLOBEC Global Ecosystem Dynamics program GOA Gulf of Alaska GOFS U.S. Global Ocean Flux Study HOTS Hawaii Ocean Time Series IPRC International Pacific Research Center JGOFS Joint Global Ocean Flux Study LTER Long-Term Ecological Research

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A Century of Ecosystem Science: Planning Long-Term Research in the Gulf of Alaska NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NRC National Research Council NSF National Science Foundation ONR Office of Naval Research PSAMP Puget Sound Ambient Monitoring program PWS Prince William Sound RFP Request for Proposals RIDGE Ridge Inter-Disciplinary Global Experiments SALSA Semi-Arid Land-Surface-Atmosphere program SOLAS Surface Ocean Lower Atmosphere Study