Appendix D. Index of Acronyms and Abbreviations

U.S. GLOBEC U.S. Global Ocean Ecosystem Dynamics CoOP Coastal Ocean Processes NOAA National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration NSF National Science Foundation ONR Office of Naval Research MMS Minerals Management Service CalCOFI California Cooperative Ocean Fisheries Investigation NMFS National Marine Fisheries Service ICES International Council for the Exploration of the Seas PICES Pacific Marine Science Organization OPEN Ocean Production Enhancement Network U.S. JGOFS U.S. Joint Global Ocean Flux Study ENSO El Niño Southern Oscillation OSSE Observational System Simulation Experiments GOOS Global Ocean Observing System EBC Eastern Boundary Current CCS California Current System SPACC Small Pelagic Fish and Climate Change