South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Working Group

Annual Report 1996


ACRONYMS and ABBREVIATIONS


ARPSAdvanced Regional Prediction System
ARSAgriculture Research Service
ASRAquifer Storage and Recovery
ATLSSAcross Trophic Levels Simulation System
BCNPBig Cypress National Preserve
BMP Best Management Practices
CMEA Center for Marine and Environmental Analysis
C&SF Central and Southern Florida Project
EAA Everglades Agricultural Area
ECP Everglades Construction Project
EFA Everglades Forever Act
EIS Environmental Impact Statement
ELM Everglades Landscape Model
ENP Everglades National Park
ENR Everglades Nutrient Removal
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
EPPC Exotic Pest Plant Council
ETAC Everglades Technical Advisory Committee
FACA Federal Advisory Committee Act
FCSA Feasibility Cost Sharing Agreement
FDEP Florida Department of Environmental Protection
FIU Florida International University
FKNMS Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary
FGFWFC Florida Game and Freshwater Fish Commission
GAP Gap Analysis Program
GIS Geographic Information Systems
HGM Hydro Geomorphic Model
IFP Integrated Financial Plan
IRL Indian River Lagoon
KRRP Kissimmee River Restoration Project
LEC Lower East Coast
LECRWSP Lower East Coast Regional Water Supply Plan
LNWR Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge
NMFS National Marine Fisheries Service
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NOS National Ocean Service
NPDES National Pollution Discharge Elimination System
NRCS National Resource Conservation Service
NSM Natural System Model
PCA Project Cooperation Agreement
PLRGs Pollutant Load Reduction Goals
ppb Parts per billion
PSP Project Study Plan
RAF Regional Attenuation Facility
ROGEM River of Grass Evaluation Methodology
SERA Southern Everglades Restoration Alliance
SFERWG South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Working Group
SFWMD South Florida Water Management District
SFWMM South Florida Water Management Model
SFWQM South Florida Water Quality Model
SWIM Surface Water Improvement and Management
STOF Seminole Tribe of Florida
STA Stormwater Treatment Area
USACE United States Army Corps of Engineers
USDA United States Department of Agriculture
USFWS United States Fish and Wildlife Service
USGS United States Geological Survey
WCA Water Conservation Area
WES Waterway Experiment Station
WQPP Water Quality Protection Program
WRDA Water Resources Development Act


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