New AFS Book: Black Bass Diversity

The book’s 47 chapters cover the biological, ecological, genetic, and management concerns of endemic basses within the genus Micropterus. The opening chapters profile the nine recognized species of Micropterus, and describe their unique conservation needs. Later chapters are dedicated to fishery topics and the influences of human dimensions. New findings pertaining to life history, movement,.. read more →

AFS End-of-Year Book Sale

AFS is offering over 100 publications at reduced prices. From now until January 12, 2015, take advantage of our End-of-Year Book Sale and save on selected titles. Complete your science library at dramatically reduced prices – all sale publications are priced from $5.00 to $20.00. No refunds or returns on this special offer. These sale.. read more →

New edition of Guidelines for the Use of Fishes in Research

New edition of Guidelines for the Use of Fishes in Research published Guidelines for the Use of Fishes in Research aids researchers and regulatory authorities regarding responsible, scientifically valid research on fish and aquatic wildlife. The 90-page document is intended to provide general recommendations on field and laboratory research, such as sampling, holding, and handling.. read more →

Book Review: Walleye and Sauger

  Biology, Management, and Culture of Walleye and Sauger.  Edited by Bruce A. Barton. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.  2011. 600 pages. US$79 Why would a group of fisheries scientists and managers take it upon themselves, under the auspices of the Walleye Technical Committee, North Central Division of the American Fisheries Society, to write this.. read more →

Book Review: Telemetry Techniques

Telemetry Techniques: A User Guide for Fisheries Research Noah S. Adams, John W. Beeman, and John H. Eiler, editors. 2012. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland. 543 pages. I would have greatly benefited from reading this book at the start of my Ph.D. It is a thorough and well-organised “Telemetry 101,” for students and senior researchers.. read more →

Marine and Coastal Fisheries 2014 Editorial Board

Marine and Coastal Fisheries: Dynamics, Management, and Ecosystem Science Editorial Board 2013-2014 Editor-in-Chief Don Noakes Department of Mathematics and Statistics Thompson Rivers University 900 McGill Road, Box 3010 Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 5N3 CANADA Tel: 250-852-7182 Fax:  250-371-5675 E-mail:   Subject Editors Richard Brill Virginia Institute of Marine Science 102 Andrews Hall P.O. Box.. read more →