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What does MHA stand for?

MHA stands for Atlantic Menhaden (FAO fish species code)

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20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Omega Protein Corporation (NYSE: OME), a nutritional product company and a leading integrated provider of specialty oils, essential fatty acids and specialty protein products, is pleased to report that after more than a year of thorough analysis, the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) has released its 2014 Atlantic Menhaden Stock Assessment.
Samples also included 30 Atlantic Menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus) from Sandy Hook Bay, New Jersey, collected in 2002; 8 Atlantic Mehaden from Bogue Sound, North Carolina, collected in 2002; 22 Finescale Menhaden from Sabine Pass, Texas, collected in 2004; and 19 Yellowfin Menhaden from Charlotte Harbor, Florida, collected in 2003.
Atlantic menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus), bony, oily, inedible members of the herring family, were once simply ubiquitous from Florida to Nova Scotia, because their food source--phytoplankton, the microscopic plants that support the ocean food chain--is so widespread.