Appendix B
Acronyms and Abbreviations


AEAM

Adaptive Environmental Assessment and Management


CELSS

Coastal Ecological Landscape Spatial Simulation Model

cm

centimeter

Coast 2050

Coast 2050: Toward a Sustainable Coastal Louisiana

CWPPRA

Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection, and Restoration Act


DHI

Danish Hydraulic Institute

draft LCA Comprehensive Study

Louisiana Coastal Area, LA—Ecosystem Restoration: Comprehensive Coastwide Ecosystem Restoration Study


EPA

Environmental Protection Agency


ft

foot

FWS

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service


in

inch

IWR

Institute of Water Resources


km

kilometer

km2

square kilometer



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Drawing Louisiana’s New Map: Addressing Land Loss in Coastal Louisiana Appendix B Acronyms and Abbreviations AEAM Adaptive Environmental Assessment and Management CELSS Coastal Ecological Landscape Spatial Simulation Model cm centimeter Coast 2050 Coast 2050: Toward a Sustainable Coastal Louisiana CWPPRA Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection, and Restoration Act DHI Danish Hydraulic Institute draft LCA Comprehensive Study Louisiana Coastal Area, LA—Ecosystem Restoration: Comprehensive Coastwide Ecosystem Restoration Study EPA Environmental Protection Agency ft foot FWS U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in inch IWR Institute of Water Resources km kilometer km2 square kilometer

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