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									WORDS (UPPERCASE LETTERS ARE UNDERLINED AS A REMINDER)

accretion                              coastwide
affect (v)                             cohort
age class                              Congress
alga (s); algae (pl)                   congressional
alluvial                               continental shelf
Amendments 5 and 7; amendment          cordgrass (Spartina alterniflora)
angling                                core sampling
anoxia, anoxic                         crabmeat
appreciation of                        crawfish
Atchafalaya                            criterion (s), criteria (pl)
bald cypress                           critical control points
Barataria                              cross section
barrier                                crosscurrents
bedrock                                curriculum (s), curricula (pl)
birder [preferred to bird watcher]     cutoff (n., adj.)
black mangrove                         cut off (v)
blowout                                data base
boardwalk                              datum (s); data (pl)
bonemeal (the product)                 delta
bottomland                             die-off (n); die off (v)
BRD [bycatch reduction device,         dip net (n)
pronounced bird]                       dipnetter
breakup (n)                            dipnetting
break up (v)                           distributary
BTNEP [Barataria-Terrebonne National   dockside
Estuary Program]                       down wind
buildup (n)                            down river
build-up (adj)                         down current
build up (v)                           downstream
buyback (n)                            drawdown
buyout (n)                             drift net
bycatch                                driftnetter
by-products                            ecosystem
Calcasieu                              eelgrass
Cajun                                  e-mail
Caribbean                              envelope (n)
catch-and-release                      envelop (v)
cell lines                             equator
charterboat                            estuarine
chenier                                estuary
cleanup (n); clean up (v)              exclusive economic zone (EEZ)
clear-cut (n & adj)                    Fahrenheit
closed-system aquaculture              Federal
coastline                              fishery
fluvial                                   landfall
flood control                             landform
floodplain                                land loss
floodwater                                landmark
flowmeter                                 landowner
food web                                  land use (n)
food chain                                land-use (adj)
forestland                                larval (adj)
fresh marsh                               larva (s); larvae (pl)
fresh water (n)                           legislature; Louisiana Legislature
freshwater (adj)                          Lake Pontchartain
fry (s&pl)                                levee
gauge                                     license
gear (s&pl)                               life cycle
gill net                                  life span
gillnetter                                lifestyle
grass roots (n), grassroots (adj)         littoral
greenhouse gases                          live well
greenhouse effect                         longline
groundwater (n and adj)                   longliner
Grand Isle                                longlining
Grand Terre                               long-term (adj)
Gulf of Mexico                            low-pressure (adj)
gulf coast                                low-salinity (adj)
gulf                                      Louisiana Sea Grant College Program
habitat                                   Louisiana Sea Grant Extension
HACCP [hazard analysis and critical       [specialty specialist or agent] in the LSU
control point, a seafood safety system]   Agricultural Center
handout                                   marshland
headwaters                                man-made
herbivore                                 marketplace
herbivory                                 microcosm
high water (n)                            microorganism
high-water (adj)                          Mississippi
hitchhiker                                mollusk
hurricane                                 molluscan
hypoxia                                   mudflat
inner shelf (n)                           Natchitoches
inner-shelf (adj)                         nearshore
inshore                                   nonindigenous species
Internet                                  nonliving
intertidal                                non-native
invasive species                          nonpoint-source pollution
Isles Dernieres                           nutria (s & pl)
Lafourche                                 off-load
Lake Pontchartrain                        offshore oil platform
onboard                              shipyard
onshore (adj, adv)                   sinkhole
otolith                              short-term
Ouachita                             soft-shelled crabs
outcompete                           Sea Grant
overfishing                          socioeconomic
part time (n)                        Southeast Pass
part-time (adj)                      Southwest Pass
Pass Fourchon                        spat (s & pl)
pH                                   sport fishery
phytoplankton                        sportfishing
Pontchartrain                        streambed
point source pollution               streambank
ports of call                        streamflow
problem solving                      storm water
purse seine                          Styrofoam
radioactive                          subsidence
real time (n)                        swampland
real-time (adj)                      TED [turtle excluder device]
rip current                          Terrebonne
riprap                               textbook
riverine                             Timbalier
ROV (remotely operated vehicle)      topsoil
runoff (n); run off (v)              tugboat
SAV (submerged aquatic vegetation)   underwater (adj)
salinity                             upstream
salt marsh                           upwelling
saltwater                            veliger (mussel larvae)
Scope-on-a-Rope (SOAR)               Vermilion
SCUBA (self-contained underwater     wastewater
breathing apparatus)                 waterbody
seabed                               waterbottom
sea grass                            waterfowl
sea floor                            waterline
sea level                            water table
sea surface                          wavelength
sea wall                             wax myrtle
seawater                             Web site
sediment                             wetland = swamp, bog, marsh
shallow water (n)                    wildlife
shallow-water (adj)                  worldwide
shellfish                            World Wide Web
shorebird                            year class (n)
shoreline                            year-class (adj)
ship                                 zooplankton
NUMERALS/DATES

1990s, 1980s
1-year old


ABBREVIATIONS FOR BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATIONS

Term                              Abbreviation
abstract                          abs.
administration                    admin.
associates                        assoc.
association                       assn.

biology/biological                biol.
bulletin                          bull./bulls.

chapter                           chap./chaps.
column                            col./cols.
corporation                       corp.

department                        dept.
division                          div.
editor                            ed./eds.

figure                            fig./figs.

government                        govt.

journal                           jour./jours.
memorandum                        memo
miscellaneous                     misc.

no date                           n.d.
number                            no.

page                              p.
pages                             pp.
personal communication            pers. com.
proceedings                       proc.
publisher                         pub.

revised                           rev.

society                           soc.
technical     tech.
university    univ.
unpublished   unpub.

Volume        vol./vols.

								
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