Donna Parrish Becomes President of the American Fisheries Society Donna L. Parrish of Burlington, Vermont, has become the 130th President of the American Fisheries Society. Parrish is the Unit Leader of the U.S. Geological Survey’s Vermont Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit and a Research Professor in the Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources at the University of Vermont.....
Donna Parrish Becomes President of the American Fisheries Society
First Call for the 145th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society August 16-20, 2015 in Portland, Oregon Invitation to Submit Proposals for Symposia
First Call for the 145th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell Presents at AFS / NWLLC Conference Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell to present keynote address Join her at the National Workshop on Large Landscape Conservation October 23 and 24 in Washington, D.C.
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell Presents at AFS / NWLLC Conference
AFS in ACTION and a call for proposals SAVE THE DATE! The American Fisheries Society is one of the organizing partners of the National Workshop on Large Landscape Conservation. October 23-24, 2014 Washington, DC
AFS in ACTION and a call for proposals
Fisheries Magazine—August 2014 The August issue of Fisheries magazine is here!
Fisheries Magazine—August 2014
Future of Fisheries: Perspectives for Emerging Professionals Contains more than 70 short mentoring vignettes on past experiences and visions for the future authored by many notable mentors from the fisheries field. Click to read more!
Future of Fisheries: Perspectives for Emerging Professionals
Inland Fisheries—Call For Abstracts Include a discussion about possible future scenarios. Biological Assessment; Economic and Social Assessment; Drivers and Synergies; and, Policy and Governance; or go here for more information....
Inland Fisheries—Call For Abstracts
New Book! Foundations of Fisheries Science Highlights the classic and critical works associated with fisheries management. 43 full text articles, along with 30 "honorable mention" citations that have helped to mold the discipline of fisheries science.
New Book! Foundations of Fisheries Science
Fisheries Degrees—List of North American Colleges and Universities The AFS Special Committee on Educational Requirements has completed a final draft of a list of North American colleges and universities that offer degrees in fisheries related disciplines.
Fisheries Degrees—List of North American Colleges and Universities
For Members Only! Governing Board Briefing Books The Governing Board Meeting Books are now up! Executive Editor, Doug Austen says: “It is a real treasure of fun information!”
For Members Only! Governing Board Briefing Books
ADVANCING FISHERIES SCIENCE SINCE 1870 The American Fisheries Society (AFS) is the world's oldest and largest organization dedicated to strengthening the fisheries profession, advancing fisheries science, and conserving fisheries resources.
ADVANCING FISHERIES SCIENCE SINCE 1870
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