Glossary

Term Definition
EA WILD CAPTURE

environmental assessment

EB WILD CAPTURE

environment and biodiversity

EBFM WILD CAPTURE

ecosystem-based fisheries management

EBM

ecosystem-based management (see also ESBM)

EC

European Commision

EDF WILD CAPTURE

Environmental Defense Fund

EEZ WILD CAPTURE

Exclusive Economic Zone/Economic Exclusion Zone

EFH WILD CAPTURE

essential fish habitat

EHK WILD CAPTURE

Erzeugergemeinschaft der Hochsee- und Kutterfischer GmbH – client group of a Baltic herring fishery in MSC assessment and a MSC-certified North Sea saithe fishery

EHN AQUACULTURE

Epizootic Hematopoietic Necrosis

EIA

Environmental Impact Assessment

EIP WILD CAPTURE

Ecosystem Improvement Partnership

EMP AQUACULTURE

Environmental Management Plan

EMS AQUACULTURE

Early Mortality Syndrome

EPO WILD CAPTURE

Eastern Pacific Ocean

EPRBA

Evaluación de Proyectos, Recursos Bioacuáticos y su Ambiente

EQS AQUACULTURE

Environmental Quality Standards

ERA WILD CAPTURE

Ecological Risk Assessment

ESB('000t) WILD CAPTURE

Exploitable stock biomass

ESBM WILD CAPTURE

ecosystem-based management (see also EBM)

ESC AQUACULTURE

Enteric septicemia

ETBF WILD CAPTURE

The Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery (ETBF) extends from Cape York, Queensland, to the South Australian/Victorian border and includes waters around Lord Howe and Norfolk Island and the high seas area under the region of concern of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC).

ETS AQUACULTURE

Effluent Treatment System

EU

European Union

EUS AQUACULTURE

Epizootic Ulcerative Syndrome 

EmBZ AQUACULTURE

Emamectin Benzoate