1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. W
  23. V
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z

A

Ac
Acre
ACAMP
Alabama Coastal Area Management Program
ACC
Alabama Control Center
ACOE
Army Corp of Engineers
ACF
Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint
ACT
Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa
ADA
Americans with Disabilities Act
ADCNR
Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
ADECA
Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs
ADEM
Alabama Department of Environmental Management
ADPH
Alabama Department of Public Health
Af
Acre-feet
AL
Alabama
ALP
Alternative Licensing Procedures
AMP
Adaptive Management Plan
APC
Alabama Power Company
APCA
Alabama Power Cooperative Approach
APE
Area of Potential Effect
APEA
Applicant Prepared Environmental Assessment
ARA
Alabama Rivers Alliance

B

B.A.I.T.
Bass Anglers Information Team
BMP
Best Management Practices
BOD
Biological Oxygen Demand

C

°C
Degrees Celsius
CAFO
Concentrated animal feeding operation
CEII
Critical Energy Infrastructure Information
cf
Cubic foot
CFR
Code of Federal Regulations
cfs
Cubic feet per second
CLFS
Clean Lakes Feasibility Study
CPE
catch per unit effort
CPH
catch per hour
CRT
Cooperative Relicensing Team
CWA
Clean Water Act
CWP
Clean Water Partnership

D

DEA
Draft Environmental Assessment
DEIR
Draft Environmental Impact Report
DO
Dissolved oxygen

E

EA
Environmental Assessment
EAP
Emergency Action Plan
ECPA
Electric Consumers Protection Act
EIS
Environmental Impact Statement
EMA
Emergency Action Agencies
EPA
United States Environmental Protection Agency
EPAct
Energy Policy Act
ESA
Endangered Species Act

F

°F
Fahrenheit
FAD
fish accumulator device
FDA
United States Food and Drug Administration
FERC
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
FPA
Federal Power Act
FPC
Federal Power Commission (predecessor of FERC)
ft
Feet or foot

G

GIS
Geographic Information Systems
GSA
Geological Survey of Alabama

H

HEP
Habitat Enhancement Program
HOBO
Home Owners and Boat Owners Association
hp
Horsepower
HPH
harvest per hour
HPMP
Historic Properties Management Plan
HUC
Hydrologic Unit Code
Hz
hertz

I

IIP
Initial Information Package
ILP
Integrated Licensing Process

K

kV
Kilovolt
kW
Kilowatt
kWr
Kilowatt-Hour

M

m
Meters
MD
Martin Datum
mg/L
Milligrams/Liter
mgd
Millions of gallons per day
msl
Mean sea level
MW
Megawatt
MWh
Megawatt-Hour

N

NEPA
National Environmental Policy Act
NERC
North American Electric Reliability Council
NGOs
non-government organizations
NMFS
National Marine Fisheries Service
NOI
Notice of Intent
NPDES
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
NHPA
National Historic Preservation Act
NRHP
National Register of Historic Places
NWI
National Wetlands Inventory
NWS-SERFC
National Weather Service's Southeast River Forecast Center

P

PA
Programmatic Agreement
PAD
Pre-Application Document
PCB
Polychlorinated biphenyl
PM&E
Protection, mitigation, and enhancement
PMF
Probable Maximum Flood
ppm
Parts per million

R

RAT
Resource Advisory Team
RM
River Mile
RSL
Restricted Service List

S

SD1
Scoping Document 1
SD2
Scoping Document 2
SERC
Southeastern Electric Reliability Council
SHPO
State Historic Preservation Officer
SMP
Shoreline Management Plan

T

T&E
Threatened and Endangered Species
TE&S
Threatened, Endangered, and Sensitive Species
TMDL
Total maximum daily load
TSI
Trophic State Index
TSS
Total Suspended Solids
TVA
Tennessee Valley Authority

U

USACE
United States Army Corps of Engineers
USDA
United States Department of Agriculture
USFS
United States Forest Service
USFWS
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
USGS
United States Geological Survey

V

V
Volt

W

WMA
Wildlife Management Area
WQ
Water Quality
WQC
Water Quality Certificate