Call for Committee Volunteers

Subject: Call for AFS Committee Volunteers It Is Your Society ->Get Involved Volunteers are the driving force of professional and scientific societies such as AFS.  Our mission can be fulfilled through the time and knowledge volunteered by members just like you.  I hope that this will be the year that you serve on one of.. read more →

Giant Sea Bass Research

Brian Clark (also known as JR) is one of AFS’s newest members and he’s doing something very cool.  He has kick started some funding for his research and is reaching his goal. He’s investigating the mating strategies and behavior of Giant Sea Bass. They have been largely overfished since the late 1800’s, causing them to.. read more →

AFS Member, Christina Swanson, on Mine Threats and Sockeye Salmon

EPA: New Mine Threatens Half World’s Wild Sockeye Salmon (Op-Ed) Christina Swanson, is director of the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)’s Science Center and past president of the Western Division of the American Fisheries Society. She contributed this article to LiveScience’s Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights. As a fish biologist who has worked for years to.. read more →