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Acronym
Description
ACGIH
American Conference of Government Industrial Hygienists
ACID
Anderson-Cottonwood Irrigation District
ACWA
Association of California Water Agencies
ADP
Automated Data Processing
AF
Acre-Foot or Acre-Feet
AFRP
Anadromous Fish Restoration Program
AISC
American Institute of Steel Construction
ANSI
American National Standards Institute
APO
Arizona Projects Office
ARMS
Automated Records Management System
ARTS
Automated Resources Training System
ARWRI
American River Water Resources Investigation
ASAP
as soon as possible
ASCE
American Society of Civil Engineers
ASCMP
Administrative Support Career Management Program
ASIP
Action Specific Implementation Plans (referred to in ESA)
ASSE
American Society of Safety Engineers
ASTM
American Society for Testing and Materials
ASWS
Assistant Secretary for Water and Science
AWMC
Agricultural Water Management Council
AWS
American Welding Association
AWWA
American Water Works Association
BCDC
San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commissioner
BDPAC
Bay-Delta Public Advisory Committee
BIA
Bureau of Indian Affairs
BLM
Bureau of Land Management
BMP
Best Management Practices
BPA
Bonneville Power Administration
BPA
Blanket Purchase Agreement
BRC
Business Resources Center
BRC
Budget Review Committee
CALFED
California-Federal (as in CALFED Bay-Delta Program)
CAMP
Comprehensive Assessment of Monitoring Programs
CAP
Central Arizona Project
CBDA
California Bay-Delta Authority
CCAO
Central California Area Office
CCID
Contra Costa Irrigation District
CCSF
City and County of San Francisco
CCWD
Contra Costa Water District
CDER
California Center for Environmental Design Research
CDWA
Central Delta Water Agency
CDWR
California Department of Water Resources
CEQA
California Environmental Quality Act
CERCLA
Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 (Superfund) (Public Law 96-510)
CFC
Combined Federal Campaign
CFO
Chief Financial Officer
CFR
Code of Federal Regulations
CFS
cubic feet per second (cfs)
CNFH
Coleman National Fish Hatchery
COA
Coordinated Operations Agreement
COB
Close of Business
COE
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (also used as "Corps")
COMA
Consolidated Operations and Maintenance Agreement
COR
Contracting Officer's Representative
COTR
Contracting Officer's Technical Representative
CPT
Commissioner's Policy Team
CRMP
California Coordinated Resources Management Program
CSS
Construction Safety Standards
CUP
Central Utah Project
CUWA/AG
California Urban Water Agency/Agricultural Water Users
CUWWCC
California Urban Water Conservation Council
CVO
Central Valley Operations Office
CVOCC
Central Valley Operations Control Center
CVP
Central Valley Project
CVP-OCAP
Central Valley Project - Operations Criteria and Plan
CVPIA
Central Valley Project Improvement Act
CVPWA
Central Valley Project Water Association
CVTF
Central Valley Task Force
CWA
Clean Water Act
CWA
California Waterfowl Association
CWPSC
Centralized Water and Power Systems Control
DBA
d.b.a. doing business as
DCC
Delta Cross Channel
DCCG
Delta Cross Channel Gates
DEIR
Draft Environmental Impact Report
DEIS
Draft Environmental Impact Statement
DFG
Department of Fish and Game
DHS
Department of Health Services
DLMSP
Delta Levees Maintenance Subvention Program
DM
Department Manual
DMC
Delta-Mendota Canal
DOD
Department of Defense
DOE
Department of Energy
DOI
Department of the Interior
DOI
Delta Outflow Index
DOJ
Department of Justice
DOL
Department of Labor
DOT
Department of Transportation
DPEIS
Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement
DPOS
Draft Plan of Study
DRD
Deputy Regional Director
DWM
Delta Water Management
DWR
Department of Water Resources
EA
Environmental Assessment
EBMUD
East Bay Municipal Utility District
EBRPD
East Bay Regional Parks District
EIR
Environmental Impact Report
EIS
Environmental Impact Statement
EPA
Environmental Protection Agency
ERPP
Ecosystem Restoration Program Plan
ESA
Endangered Species Act (of 1973)
EWMP
Efficient Agricultural Water Management Practices
F
Fahrenheit
FACA
Federal Advisory Committee Act
FAO
Fisheries Assistance Office
FBI
Federal Bureau of Investigation
FED
Federal Ecosystem Directorate
FEIR
Final Environmental Impact Report
FEIS
Final Environmental Impact Statement
FEMA
Federal Emergency Management Agency
FERC
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
FOIA
Freedom of Information Act
FONSI
Finding of No Significant Impact
FPAP
Fish Passage Action Program
FPM
Federal Personnel Manual
FPMR
Federal Personnel Manual Regulations
FPPS
Federal Personnel Payroll System
FREA
Federal Reclamation Employees Association
FS
Feasibility Study
FTE
Full-Time Equivalent
FWA
Friant Water Authority
FWS
Fish and Wildlife Service
FWUA
Friant Water Users Association
GAO
Government Accountability Office (had been General Accounting Office)
GBL
Government Bill of Lading
GCID
Glenn-Colusa Irrigation District
GIS
Geographic Information Systems
GP
Great Plains Region
GPO
Government Printing Office
GPRA
Government Performance and Results Act
GSA
General Services Administration
HCP
Hazardous Communication Program
HCP
Habitat Conservation Plans (related to ESA)
HEM
Hydrologic Economic Model
HEP
Habitat Evaluation Procedure
HR Forum
Human Resources Forum
HUD
Department of Housing and Urban Development
IA
Interagency Agreement
IAG
Interagency Group
ICI Americas
Imperial Chemicals Incorporation Americas
IDEAS
Interior Department Electronic Acquisition System
IEP
Interagency Ecological Program
IKM
Integrated Key Milestones
IMM
Iron Mountain Mine
IPA
Intergovernmental Personnel Act
IRM
Information Resources Management
ISI
Integrated Storage Investigation (part of CALFED)
KBAO
Klamath Basin Area Office
KRCC
Klamath River Compact Commission
KRCD
Kings River Conservation District
KSA
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
LAN
Local Area Network
LAPS
Land Use Inventory and Real Property Systems
LBAO
Lahontan Basin Area Office
LC Region
Lower Colorado Region
LOA
Letter of Agreement
M&I
municipal and industrial
M&IE
meals and miscellaneous expense
MAF
Million Acre-Feet
MOA
Memorandum of Agreement
MOU
Memorandum of Understanding
MP
Mid-Pacific
MP Region
Mid-Pacific Region
MPASC
Mid-Pacific Administrative Support Council
MPCO
Mid-Pacific Construction Office (previously WCO)
MSCS
Multi-Species Conservation Strategy (part of CALFED)
MVWA
Mid-Valley Water Authority
MW
megawatts A unit of measurement pretaining to Electrical Power unit called a Watt.
MWD
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
NAGPRA
Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act of 1990
NBA
Net Benefit Analysis
NCAO
Northern California Area Office
NCCP
NCCP - Natural Community Conservation Plan (NCCP is California's equivalent to Reclamation's Section 7 consultation. CALFED's ASIP process is a combined NCCP and Section 7 consultation process.)
NCCP Community
Refers to both habitats and fish groups addressed in the MSCS. The MSCS provides the information for a programmatic NCCP for 20 natural communities, encompassing 18 habitat types and two ecologically based fish groups
NCCP Community Goals
CALFED goals developed by the MSCS team and NCCP communities.
NCCP Community Prescriptions
MSCS targets that describe the future expected changes in extent and conditions of MSCS NCCP communities with full implementation of CALFED.
NCCP Habitat
Broad habitat categories, each of which includes a number of habitat or vegetation types recognized in frequently used classification systems. The MSCS includes an evaluation of 18 NCCP habitats.
NCCPA
Natural Community Conservation Plan Act
NEMA
National Electrical Manufacturers Association
NEPA
National Environmental Policy Act
NFH
Nimbus Fish Hatchery
NFPA
National Fire Protection Association
NLT
no later than
NMFS
National Marine Fisheries Service
NMN
no middle name
NNWAS
Northern Nevada Water Augmentation Study
NOAA
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NOAA
NOAA Fisheries Service
NOAA Fisheries
National Marine Fisheries Service (aka NMFS)
NRDC
National Resources Defense Council
NTE
Not to exceed
NTSB
National Transportation Safety Board
NWRA
National Water Resources Association
NWS
National Weather Service
O&M
Operation and Maintenance
OCAP
Operations Criteria and Plan
OEA
Office of Environmental Affairs
OHA
Office of Hearings and Appeals
OIG
Office of Inspector General
OM&R
operation, maintenance, and replacement
OMB
Office of Management and Budget
OPAC
Online Payment and Collection
OPM
Office of Personnel Management
ORC
Office of the Regional Council
OSHA
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OWCP
Office of Workers' Compensation Program
OWRD
Oregon Water Resources Department
PBO
Performance Based Organization
PCS
Permanent Change of Station
PCWA
Placer County Water Agency
PDC
Project Dependable Capacity
PEIS
Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement
PFM
Preliminary Findings Memorandum
PG&E
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
PHABSIM
Physical Habitat Simulation Model
PLM
Polarized Light Microscopy
PME
Personnel Management Evaluation
PN Region
Pacific Northwest Region
POC
Point of Contact
POS
Plan of Study
POWER
Public Officials for Water and Environmental Reform
PR
Preliminary review
PROSIM
Project Simulation Model
PRP
Potentially responsible party
PSA
Preliminary settlement agreement
PSC
Putah South Canal
PUP
Public Use Plan
PVWMA
Pajaro Valley Water Management Agency
QA
Quality Assurance
QC
Quality Control
R&B
Rehabilitation and Betterment Act
RAEOM
Replacements, Additions, and Extraordinary Maintenance
RAIN
Reclamation Accounting and Information Network
RBDD
Red Bluff Diversion Dam
RBFPS
Red Bluff Fish Passage Study
RCC
roller-compacted concrete
RD
Regional Director
REGIS
Research Program in Environmental Planning and Geographic Information Systems
REMMS
Recreation Enterprise Maintenance Management System
REO
Regional Emergency Official
RFP
Request for Proposal
RI
Reclamation Instructions
RMP
Resource Management Plan
RMT
Regional Management Team
RO&M
Review of operation and maintenance
ROD
Record of Decision
ROMSS
Reclamation Operation and Maintenance Safety Standards
RRA
Reclamation Reform Act (of 1982)
RTA
Reclamation Time and Attendance System
RWQCB
Regional Water Quality Control Board
Reclamation
Bureau of Reclamation
SAE
Society of Automotive Engineers
SAFCA
Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency
SB-34
Delta Flood Protection Act of 1988
SCADA
Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition
SCCAO
South-Central California Area Office
SCDD
Spring Creek Debris Dam
SCORE
Settlement Contractors Open Recontracting Effort
SCS
Soil Conservation Service
SCVWD
Santa Clara Valley Water District
SDWA
South Delta Water Agency
SEED
Safety Evaluation of Existing Dams
SEQA
State Environmental Quality Assessment
SES
Senior Executive Service
SFCP
Special Flood Control Projects
SHPO
State Historic Preservation Officer
SIP
Service Improvement Team
SJAMP
San Joaquin Adaptive Management Plan
SJRMP
San Joaquin River Management Program
SJVDP
San Joaquin Valley Drainage Program
SLD
San Luis Drain
SMIS
Safety Management Information System
SMPA
Suisun Marsh Preservation Agreement
SMSCG
Suisun Marsh Salinity Control Gates
SMUD
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
SMWA
Sacramento Municipal Water Authority
SNL
Speed No Load
SOD
Safety of Dams
SOLA
Swamp and Overflow Land Act of 1850
SOP
Standard Operating Procedures
SOW
Statement of Work
SPPCO
Sierra Pacific Power Company (Reno NV area)
SRCD
State Resources Conservation District
SRCD
Suisun Marsh Resource Conservation District
SRPA
Small Reclamation Projects Office
STAR Award
Special Thanks for Achieving Results Award
SWP
State Water Project
SWRCB
State Water Resources Control Board
TAAS
Time and Attendance Automated System
TAC
Technical Advisory Committee
TAF
Thousand Acre-Feet
TCC
Technical Coordinating Committee
TCC
Tehama-Colusa Canal
TCCA
Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority
TCD
Temperature Control Device
TCFF
Tehama-Colusa Fish Facility
TCID
Truckee-Carson Irrigation District (Nevada)
TCID
Tehama-Colusa Irrigation District (Central Valley)
TDY
Temporary duty (military term)
TEM
Transmission Electron Microscope
TERA
Tracking Ecosystem Restoration Activities
TFCF
Tracy Fish Collection Facilities
TFFIP
Tracy Fish Facility Improvement Program
TFWDC
Townsend Flat Water Ditch Company
TMC
Truckee Meadows Communities (Reno, Sparks, Washoe County)
TRD
Trinity River Division
TROA
Truckee River Operating Agreement
TRWQSA
Truckee River Water Quality Settlement Agreement
TTP
Title Transfer Program
UC Region
Upper Colorado Region
USFS
U.S. Forest Service
USFWS
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
USGS
U.S. Geological Survey
VAMP
Vernalis Adaptive Management Plan
VSP
Visitor Services Plan
WAPA
Western Area Power Administration (see Western)
WBR
Water - Bureau of Reclamation
WCO
Willows Construction Office (Now MPCO)
WEF
Water Education Foundation
WET
Water Education for Teachers (a WEF project)
WQCP
Water Quality Control Plan
WRDA
Water Resources Development Act
WWD
Westlands Water District
WY
Water Year
Western
Western Area Power Administration
Y2K
Year 2000
YPO
Yuma Projects Office
aka (a.k.a.)
also known as
b2
(b)(2) Refers to Section 3406(b)(2) of the CVPIA (800,000 af of water)
kW
kilowatts also kwh (Kilowatt Hours)
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