Acronym or abbreviation

Definition

4WD

four-wheel drive

ENSO

El Niño–Southern Oscillation

EPBC Act

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

GDP

gross domestic product

GPS

global positioning system

ICOLLs

intermittently closed and open lakes and lagoons

ICZM

integrated coastal zone management

IUCN

International Union for Conservation of Nature

LNG

liquefied natural gas

mm/y

millimetres per year

MPA

marine protected area

POMS

Pacific oyster mortality syndrome

RCP

Representative Concentration Pathway

SoE

state of the environment

Clark GF, Johnston EL (2016). Coasts: Acronyms and abbreviations 2016. In: Australia state of the environment 2016, Australian Government Department of the Environment and Energy, Canberra, https://soe.environment.gov.au/framework-intro/2016/coasts/acronyms-and-abbreviations-2016, DOI 10.4226/94/58b659bdc758b