Appendix E
Acronyms


CORE

Consortium for Oceanographic Research and Education


EA

environmental assessment

EFH

essential fish habitat

ESA

Endangered Species Act


FMP

fishery management plan


MMPA

Marine Mammal Protection Act


NEPA

National Environmental Policy Act

NMFS

National Marine Fisheries Service

NOAA

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NPFMC

North Pacific Fishery Management Council


OSB

Ocean Studies Board


SSC

scientific and statistical committee

STAR

Stock Assessment Review


TAC

total allowable catch



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement



Below are the first 10 and last 10 pages of uncorrected machine-read text (when available) of this chapter, followed by the top 30 algorithmically extracted key phrases from the chapter as a whole.
Intended to provide our own search engines and external engines with highly rich, chapter-representative searchable text on the opening pages of each chapter. Because it is UNCORRECTED material, please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages.

Do not use for reproduction, copying, pasting, or reading; exclusively for search engines.

OCR for page 83
Improving the use of the “Best Scientific Information Available” Standard in Fisheries Management Appendix E Acronyms CORE Consortium for Oceanographic Research and Education EA environmental assessment EFH essential fish habitat ESA Endangered Species Act FMP fishery management plan MMPA Marine Mammal Protection Act NEPA National Environmental Policy Act NMFS National Marine Fisheries Service NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NPFMC North Pacific Fishery Management Council OSB Ocean Studies Board SSC scientific and statistical committee STAR Stock Assessment Review TAC total allowable catch

OCR for page 83
Improving the use of the “Best Scientific Information Available” Standard in Fisheries Management This page intentionally left blank.