Northeastern Division

About the Northeastern Division of the American Fisheries Society

The AFS northeastern division logo

The Northeastern Division (NED) is one of four geographic subdivisions of the American Fisheries Society (AFS) within North America. The mission of the Division is to:

  • advance the conservation, development and wise use of fishery resources for optimum use and enjoyment by all,
  • gather and disseminate information on fisheries science and management, and
  • promote and evaluate the educational, scientific and technical aspects of the fisheries profession.

Annual Meeting

The Northeastern Division Business Meeting is held annually, and has historically been held in conjunction with the Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference.

The Officers:

Jim Armstrong
Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council
Suite 201
800 N. State St
Dover, Delaware 19901
(302) 526-5250

John E. Cooper
Cooper Environmental Research
1444 Co RT 23
Constantia, NY 13044
(315) 623-9694

First Vice-President
Kristen H. Ferry
NOAA Restoration Center
55 Great Republic Drive
Gloucester, MA 01930
(978) 281-9179

Chris Millard
Tetra Tech | Complex World
400 Red Brook Blvd., Suite 200
Owings Mills, MD, 21117
(410) 356-8993

Past President
Randy Jackson
Cornell Biological Field Station
900 Shackelton Point Road
Bridgeport, NY 13030
(315) 633-9243

Click to visit the official site of The AFS Northeastern Division