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Annex 2 — List of Acronyms


AAROM Aboriginal Aquatic Resource and Oceans Management
ACFAM Atlantic Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers
ACRDP Aquaculture Collaborative Research and Development Program
AFS Aboriginal Fisheries Strategy
AIHP Aboriginal Inland Habitat Program
AIS Automatic Identification System
CASS Corporate Administrative Shared Services
CCFAM Canadian Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers
CCG Canadian Coast Guard
CCGC Canadian Coast Guard College
CCS Communications Control System
CEAA Canadian Environmental Assessment Act
CGP Cod Genomics and Broodstock Development Project
CHS Canadian Hydrographic Service
CIS Canadian Ice Service
COOGER Centre for Offshore Oil and Gas Environmental Research
COSEWIC Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada
DFO Fisheries and Oceans Canada
DMC Departmental Management Committee
DND Department of National Defence
EOAR Ecosystem Overview Assessment Report
EPMP Environmental Process Modernization Plan
FMR Fisheries Management Renewal
FMRI Fleet Management Renewal Initiative
FTE Full-time Equivalent
HA Harbour Authority
HMP Habitat Management Program
HSTF High Seas Task Force
IFMP Integrated Fisheries Management Plans
IMTA Integrated Multitrophic Aquaculture
ITQ Individual Transferable Quota
JRCC Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centre
LOMA Large Ocean Management Area
LOS Levels of Service
LRIT Long-Range Identification and Tracking
MAM Marine Aids Modernization
MCTS Marine Communications and Traffic Services
MOU Memorandum of Understanding
MPA Marine Protected Area
NHQ National Headquarters
NMAB National Marine Advisory Board
NRIA National Resource Industry Association
OAP Oceans Action Plan
OS Operational Statement
PAA Program Activity Architecture
PWGSC Public Works and Government Services Canada
RCMP Royal Canadian Mounted Police
RDG Regional Director General
RFMO Regional Fisheries Management Organization
SAR Search and Rescue
SARA Species at Risk Act
SCH Small Craft Harbours
SDS Sustainable Development Strategy
SEP Salmonid Enhancement Program
SOA Special Operating Agency
TBS Treasury Board Secretariat

Annex 3 — Footnotes


[1]

Data source: 2006 Baseline Public Opinion Survey of Coastal, Freshwater and Inland Residents (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/misc/por_318-05/por20060608_e.htm). Results demonstrate confidence in CCG's ability to deliver its services using a scale of 1 to 10, where 0 is not at all confident and 10 is very confident.

[2]

An incident is defined as any occurrence requiring a response from the Search and Rescue System, and could include both accidents and engine breakdowns.

[3]

Data source: 2006 Baseline Public Opinion Survey of Coastal, Freshwater and Inland Residents (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/misc/por_318-05/por20060608_e.htm). Results demonstrate confidence in CCG's ability to deliver its services using a scale of 1 to 10, where 0 is not at all confident and 10 is very confident.

[4]

Data source: 2006 Baseline Public Opinion Survey of Coastal, Freshwater and Inland Residents (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/misc/por_318-05/por20060608_e.htm). Results demonstrate confidence in CCG's ability to deliver its services using a scale of 1 to 10, where 0 is not at all confident and 10 is very confident.

[5]

The 2004 SAR figures are the most recent available, as DND and the Coast Guard are modernizing database tracking.

[6]

Data source: 2006 Baseline Public Opinion Survey of Coastal, Freshwater and Inland Residents (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/misc/por_318-05/por20060608_e.htm). Results demonstrate confidence in CCG's ability to deliver its services using a scale of 1 to 10, where 0 is not at all confident and 10 is very confident.

[7]

Data source: 2006 Baseline Public Opinion Survey of Coastal, Freshwater and Inland Residents (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/misc/por_318-05/por20060608_e.htm). Results demonstrate confidence in CCG's ability to deliver its services using a scale of 1 to 10, where 0 is not at all confident and 10 is very confident.

[8]

A hazardous occurrence is a marine accident resulting directly from the operation of a CCG vessel or helicopter.

[9]

A disabling injury is generally defined as an injury or illness that prevents an employee from performing normal duties.

[10]

A major non-conformity means an identifiable deviation that poses a serious threat to personnel or safety of the ship or a serious risk to the environment. A minor non-conformity is an isolated incident of non-conformance without direct consequences for safety. An observation refers to comments or observations for continuous improvement.

[11]

An interception fishery is one in which stock is caught by Canada and one or more other countries, e.g. Pacific salmon, Pacific halibut, or tuna.

[12]

2006 DFO Baseline Public Opinion Survey of Coastal, Northern, Freshwater and Inland Residents in Canada (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/misc/por_318-05/por20060608_e.htm); Qualitative Research Exploring Canadians' Perceptions, Attitudes and Concerns Towards Aquaculture (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/misc/focus-aquaculture_e.htm)

[13]

Perceptions of Canadian Aquaculture by U.S. Seafood Opinion Leaders (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/misc/por-rop763-007_e.htm)

[14]

Source: Observatoire des sciences et des technologies (OST) (http://www.ost.uqam.ca/).

[15]

The results of this study are based on 2,273 telephone interviews with a representative sample of residents conducted between June 8 and June 28, 2000. Overall results for a survey of this size are considered accurate within 2.1%, nineteen times out of twenty.

[16]

2006 DFO Baseline Public Opinion Survey of Coastal, Northern, Freshwater and Inland Residents in Canada (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/misc/por_318-05/por20060608_e.htm); Qualitative Research Exploring Canadians' Perceptions, Attitudes and Concerns Towards Aquaculture (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/misc/focus-aquaculture_e.htm)

[17]

Source: Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat (CSAS) (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/csas/csas/Publications/Pub_Index_e.htm

[18]

OSTP is the new name for the Oceans Technology Group.

[19]

Measures and conditions for avoiding the harmful alteration, disruption, or destruction (HADD) to fish habitat and thus being in compliance with subsection 35(1) of the Fisheries Act.

[20]

Data source: DFO's Program Activity Tracking for Habitat (PATH) system.

[21]

Data source: DFO's Major Projects List.

[22]

Source: Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat (CSAS) (http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/csas/csas/home-accueil_e.htm).

[23]

Data source: Media Miser and General Inquiries database.

[24]

Data source: Position Classification Information System (PCIS).

[25]

Data source: DFO Contaminated Sites Module database.