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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Science Advisory Board Seeks Nominations USEPA is seeking nominations for an important advisory committee that provides science information on impacts of agricultural practices in the broadest definition.
Steven Berkeley Fellowship Applications Due Feb. 1 The Steven Berkeley Marine Conservation Fellowship was created in 2007 to honor the memory of Steven Berkeley, a dedicated fisheries scientist with a passionate interest in integrating the fields of marine ecology, conservation biology, and fisheries science to improve fisheries management. Berkeley was a long-time member of AFS and a member of the first Board of Directors of the Fisheries Conservation Foundation. The fellowship comprises a competitively based $10,000 award to a graduate student....read more at mfs.fisheries.org
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Final Countdown! Hurry! Get your symposia abstract in by January 16th!
December 2014: Fisheries Magazine • Blogging Fish Science - Dan Isaak • Revisiting Hopes for Created and Restored Habitats - Thomas E. Bigford • Paleoclimate Shaped Bluefish Structure in the Northern Hemisphere - Three genetic units were identified across the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. • Steven Berkeley Everything! • Awards • Meeting Wrap Up • And more!
AFS End-of-Year Book Sale Over 100 titles priced from $5 to $20!
Let’s Meet in Portland! 2015 will find us in Portland for the 145th AFS Annual Meeting. Be there!
How to Anesthetize an Octopus A Journal of Aquatic Animal Health article was recently cited in Science magazine's “How to anesthetize an octopus.”
New version of Fisheries Analysis and Modeling Simulator released! The popular software “Fisheries Analysis and Modeling Simulator” (FAMS) version 1.64 has just been published.
New Video: Hutton Junior Biology Fisheries Program An Introduction to the Hutton Junior Fisheries Biology Program
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....
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.
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