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Appendix 7. Acronyms

PD/A CRSP Twentieth Annual Administrative Report

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Appendix 7. Acronyms

ACIAR Australian Center for International Agricultural Research
ADR Adoption/Diffusion Research
AIT Asian Institute of Technology
AMR Administrative Management Review
ANDAH Asociación Nacional de Acuicultores de Honduras
ASF Animal source foods
ASMR Aquaculture Systems Modeling Research
ATR Appropriate Technology Research
AU Auburn University
BAU Bangladesh Aqucultural University
BOD Biochemical oxygen demand
BOD Board of Directors
BRAC Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee
CF Condition factor
CFS China Society of Fisheries
CIFAD Consortium for International Fisheries and Aquaculture Development
CLSU Central Luzon State University
CONACYT Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (National Council for Science and Technology)
CRSP Collaborative Research Support Program
DBT Database Task Force
DIGEPESCA General Directorate of Fisheries and Aquaculture
DO Dissolved oxygen
E2 Estradiol
EdOp Net Educational Opportunities Network
EEP External Evaluation Panel
ER Effluents and Pollution Research
FFR Feeds and Fertilizers Research
FIU Florida International University
FONDEPES Fondo Nacional de Desarrollo Pesquero (National Fund for Fishing Development)
FSR Food Security Research
GAFY Gross annualized fish yield
GIFT Genetically Improved Farmed Tilapia
GIS Geographic Information System
GISR GIS: Planning, Policy, and Global Data Analysis Research
HSI Hepatosomatic index
HTML Hypertext Markup Language
IAAS Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science
ICLARM International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management
IIAP Instituto de Investigaciones de la Amazonia Peruana (Research Institute of the Peruvian Amazon)
IIFET International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade
IGF-1 Insulin-like growth factor 1
IMNC Information Management and Networking Component
JCARD Joint Committee on Agricultural Research and Development
LHRHa Luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone analog
LIFD Low-income food-deficit
ME Management Entity
MEAR Marketing and Economic Analysis Research
MOU Memorandum of Understanding
MRC Mekong River Commission
MSU Michigan State University
MT 17a-methyltestosterone
NAR Net annualized revenue
NASULGC National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges
NAU National Agriculture University
NGO Nongovernmental organization
NSR New Aquaculture Systems/New Species Research
OhSU The Ohio State University
OSU Oregon State University
OSURF Ohio State University Research Foundation
PD/A CRSP Pond Dynamics/Aquaculture CRSP
PDF Portable Document Format
PDR Pond Dynamics Research
PDVR Product Diversification Research
PMO Program Management Office
PPEC Proposal Planning Executive Committee
PRR Rural Reconstruction Program
RCR Reproduction Control Research
RFP Request for Proposals
SIUC Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
SMILE Science and Math Investigative Learning Experiences Program
SRP Soluble reactive phosphorus
TA Trenbolone acetate
TAN Total ammonia nitrogen
TC Technical Committee
TIPS Tilapia Integration to Prawn Culture System
TN Total nitrogen
TP Total phosphorus
TS Total solids
TSP Triple superphosphate
TSS Total suspended solids
UAPB University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
UCD University of California, Davis
UG University of Georgia
UH University of Hawaii
UJAT Universidad Juárez Autónoma de Tabasco
UM The University of Michigan
UO University of Oklahoma
US United States
USAID United States Agency for International Development
UT University of Texas
UV Ultraviolet
VSS Volatile suspended solids
WAS World Aquaculture Society
WIDeST Web-Based Information Delivery System for Tilapia

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