Acronyms and DefinitionsThis page contains acronyms and definitions relevant to the study of drought. Please send any additions and/or comments to the DRI Information Manager.
- Acronyms from the GEWEX website.
- AAFC: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
- AET: Actual Evapo-Transpiration
- CCCma: Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis
- MEC: Modélisation Environnementale Communautaire
- MESH: MEC-Surface and Hydrology
- NAESI: National Agri-Environmental Standards Initiative
- Glossary of Meteorology - Online Version (American Meteorological Society)