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What does EASTLANT stand for?

EASTLANT stands for Eastern Atlantic


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Washington, Shawwal 5, 1433, Aug 23, 2012, SPA -- Tropical Storm Joyce has formed over the eastern Atlantic and does not pose an immediate threat to land, the U.
Though ICCAT lowered the total allowable catch (TAC) for Eastern Atlantic bluefin tuna to 13,500 metric tons for 2010 (down from a previously agreed TAC of 19,950 metric tons), the organization has been notoriously unable to force compliance with its measures and to stop lucrative poaching, both contributors to the severe depletion of the stocks.
Traders will also be keeping an eye on tropical storm "Fred", which is growing to hurricane force in the eastern Atlantic, but is not currently expected to threaten oil installations.
Young's spoke out in response to a WWF report that warned that the Mediterranean and eastern Atlantic tuna fisheries were on the brink of collapse, and that bluefin tuna was in danger of becoming extinct.