Resources: Acronyms and Definitions

Commonly Used Acronyms and Definitions

Here are definitions for some common acronyms and terms used in Council documents, as well as  links to some of the Federal and state acts that apply to decision-making. If you find a new acronym in a Council document that you think should be listed on this page, please email Jennifer.Gilden@noaa.gov. NOTE: These definitions are for informational purposes only. They are not legally binding.