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Common Acronyms & Abbreviations
in this Fishery Management Plan Collection
BSAI Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands
CDQ Community Development Quota
CFMC Caribbean Fishery Management Council
DEA Draft Environmental Assessment
DEIS Draft Environmental Impact Statement
DPEIS Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement
DSEIS Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement
EA Environmental Assessment
EEZ Exclusive Economic Zone
EFH Essential Fish Habitat
EIS Environmental Impact Statement
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
FEIS Final Environmental Impact Statement
FMC Fishery Management Council
FMP Fishery Management Plan
FPEIS Final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement
FSEIS Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement
GFMC Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council
GOA Gulf of Alaska
IFQ Individual Fishing Quota
IRFA Initial Regulatory Flexibility Analysis
ITQ Individual Transferable Quota
MAFMC Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council
NEFMC New England Fishery Management Council
NMFS National Marine Fisheries Service
NPFMC North Pacific Fishery Management Council
PEIS Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement
PFMC Pacific Fishery Management Council
PREE Preliminary Regulatory Economic Evaluation
RFA Regulatory Flexibility Act
RIR Regulatory Impact Review
SAFE Stock Assessment and Fishery Evaluation
SAFMC South Atlantic Fishery Management Council
SAW Stock Assessment Workshop
SEIS Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement
SFA Sustainable Fisheries Act of 1996
TAC Total Allowable Catch
WPFMC Western Pacific Fishery Management Council

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