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AFS DEADLINES

January 20 Deadline for Tampa Symposia Proposals 

Please remember to submit your AFS Annual Meeting symposia proposals by January 20th, 2017. We look forward to seeing what you have submitted, to enrich the Tampa program. Read more

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January Call for Hutton Students and Mentors

AFS Hutton mentors have changed young people's lives year after year. Please consider joining this impressive group of fisheries professionals devoted to educating the next generation of fish scientists. The deadline for both Hutton mentor and student submissions is January 31st. Read more.

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PUBLICATIONS

Why It Is Time to Put PHABSIM Out to Pasture

Why It Is Time to Put PHABSIM Out to Pasture

The Physical Habitat Simulation System (PHABSIM) was developed in the 1970s to fill an important void in instream flow assessment. Read more.

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Pacific Salmon Prespawn Mortality: Patterns, Methods, and Study Design Considerations

Pacific Salmon Prespawn Mortality: Patterns, Methods, and Study Design Considerations

Adult Pacific salmon may reach spawning grounds but perish before reproducing, a phenomenon known as “prespawn mortality." Read more.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

A Newsletter for Unit Leaders: January Inaugural Issue

Keep an eye out for Leader Line, a new e-newsletter for Unit leaders. It will be published quarterly and distributed to all Unit leaders on file with AFS. The newsletter will contain information relevant to governing AFS Units (chapters, sections and divisions) and help its leaders connect and become better informed about services available from AFS and AFS programs in general.  AFS is also launching an online community workspace for Unit leaders to share information and seek guidance from others.

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DFP Call for Candidates

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service announces its 2017 call for Candidates for its Directorate Resource Assistant Fellow Program (DFP). The DFP is designed to provide a fellowship opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to participate full time for at least 11 weeks on projects that meet the qualification of a rigorous internship program.

Read more. 

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AFS End-of-Year Book Sale

January 9th is Last Day of the AFS Book Sale

The AFS Online Bookstore is offering over 100 publications at reduced prices. From now until January 9, 2017, save on selected titles, priced from $5.00 to $20.00.  Read more.

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Events Calendar

See upcoming AFS and other events in our Events Calendar.

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Job Hunting

For the latest JOBS postings, please go to our website at: fisheries.org/employment/jobs

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Editors - Martha Wilson, Sarah Harrison, Beth Beard

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