Federal Lands Transportation-Acronyms/Abbreviations


ADA Americans with Disabilities Act
AICP American Institute of Certified Planners
APTA American Public Transportation Association
ATS Alternative Transportation Systems
ATPPL Alternative Transportation in Parks and Public Lands
AVL Automatic Vehicle Location


BIA Bureau of Indian Affairs
BLM Bureau of Land Management
BRT Bus Rapid Transit


CAD Computer Aided Dispatch
CalTrans California Department of Transportation
CCR Central Contractor Registration
CCTV Closed-Circuit Television
CFLHD Central Federal Lands Highway Division
ConOps Concept of Operations
CSS Context Sensitive Solutions
CUTR Center for Urban Transportation Research


DEA David Evans and Associates
DMS Dynamic Message Sign
DOI Department of the Interior
DOT Department of Transportation
DSC National Park Service Denver Service Center
DUNS Data Universal Numbering System


EFLHD Eastern Federal Lands Highway Division
EIS Environmental Impact Statement


FAQ Frequently Asked Question
FDOT Florida Department of Transportation
FHWA Federal Highway Administration
FLH Office of Federal Lands Highway
FLH HQ Office of Federal Lands Highway headquarters
FLHP Federal Lands Highway Program
FLTI Federal Lands Transportation Institute
FLMA Federal Land Management Agency
FTA Federal Transit Administration
FWS U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
FY Fiscal Year


GIS Geographic Information Systems
GPS Global Positioning Systems
GWF George Wright Forum


HAR Highway Advisory Radio
HART Hillsborough Area Regional Transit


IRR Indian Reservation Roads Program
ITE Institute of Transportation Engineers
ITS Intelligent Transportation Systems


MOA Memorandum of Agreement


NCHRP National Cooperative Highway Research Program
NEPA National Environmental Policy Act
NHI National Highway Institute
NHTSA National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
NMRA North Moab Recreation Area
NPS National Park Service
NTCIP National Transportation Communications for ITS Protocol
NTI National Transit Institute


O&M Operation and Maintenance


PBIC Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center
PLH Public Lands Highways Program
PRP Park Roads and Parkways Program


RAPTS Resource for Advanced Public Transportation Systems
RR Refuge Roads Program
RSA Road Safety Audit
RTAP Rural Transit Asisstance Program
RTCA Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance Program


SAFETEA-LU Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
SDTDC USDA Forest Service San Dimas Technology and Development Center
STC Shapiro Transportation Consulting


TAC Technical Assistance Center
TAG Transportation Assistance Group
TBEST Transit Boardings Estimation and Simulation Tool
TCIP Transit Communications Interface Protocols
TCRP Transit Cooperative Research Program
TDP Transit Development Plans
TEA-21 Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century
TRB Transportation Research Board
TRC Transportation Research Center
TRIP Transit in Parks program
TRIPS Transit Research Inspection Procurement Services


UDOT Utah Department of Transportation
USBR U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
USDA United States Department of Agriculture
USDOT United States Department of Transportation
USFS U.S. Forest Service
UMaine University of Maine Parks, Recreation, and Tourism
UVM University of Vermont


VOTRAN Volusia County Transit
VHB Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
VTS Visitor Transportation System


WFLHD Western Federal Lands Highway Division
WTI Western Tranportation Institute


YNP Yellowstone National Park