Glossary

Term Definition
AAA

Areas Autorizadas para el ejercicio de la Acuicultura

AAHRDD

Aquatic Animal Health Research and Development Division

AAR

Aquaculture Activities Regulations

ABC

acceptable biological catch

ACE

Annual Catch Entitlement – “property right, which gives the holder the right to take a certain weight of a fishstock during a fishing year”

ACFS

National Bureau of Agricultural Commodity and Food Standards, MOAC

ACRDP

Aquaculture Collaborative Research and Development Program

ADFG

Alaska Department of Fish and Game

ADMB

Automatic Differentiation Model Builder

AFSC

Alaska Fisheries Science Center

AG-S-NZLL

Argos Georgia Ltd, Sanford Ltd, New Zealand Longline Line Ltd

AGD

Amoebic Gill Disease

AHPND

Acute Hepatopancreatic Necrosis Disease, formally known as Early Mortality Syndrome (EMS)

AIMS

Aquaculture Improvement Management System

AIP

Aquaculture Improvement Project

AIPCE

EU Fish Processors Association (Association des Industries du Poisson de l’UE)

ALC

Automatic Location Communicator

AMA

Aquaculture Management Area

AMDAL

Environmental Impact Assesment - Analisa Mengenai Dampak. Lingkungan

APRI

Indonesian Blue Swimming Crab Processors Association (APRI-Asosiasi Prosesing Rajungan Indonesia)

ASAP

Age Structured Assessment Program

ASC

Aquaculture Stewardship Council

ASEAN

Association of Southeast Asian Nations

ASI

Accreditation Services International – an independent accreditation body which delivers accreditation and other relevant services to the Forest Stewardship Council, the Marine Stewardship Council and other certification schemes worldwide.

ASPIC

A Stock Production Model Incorporating Covariates

ATSEA

Timor Seas Ecosystem Action program