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Surviving Peer Review

Surviving Peer Review Wednesday, April 11 1:00 pm Eastern Time Register Now! Presenter: Jesse Trushenski Director, Animal Health and Welfare Evaqua Farms In this webinar, we’ll cover the basics of publishing and the peer-review process, and how to prepare and respond constructively to reviews.  We’ll review the roles and responsibilities of reviewers and editors, discuss... Read More

Fish Bioenergetics 4.0

Fish Bioenergetics 4.0 Monday, March 5, 2018 2:00 pm Eastern Time Presenter: David Deslauriers Research Scientist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada Register Now! The newly released Fish Bioenergetics 4.0 (FB4; Deslauriers et al. 2017) provides a user-friendly, menu-driven environment for bioenergetics modeling. FB4 uses an R-based analytical approach that is linked to a graphical user interface,... Read More

Using Bayesian Clustering Algorithms to Discover Population Genetic Structure

Since the arrival of STRUCTURE (Pritchard et al. 2000), biologists have been using Bayesian clustering algorithms to discover population genetic structure. This webinar will discuss several popular freely-available packages (STRUCTURE, BAPS, structurama, others?) with a focus on understanding the algorithms underlying the packages. The presentation will be as non-technical as possible, and advantages and disadvantages... Read More

2017 Policy Overview and 2018 Engagement Outlook

In November, join AFS Policy Director Drue Winters, as she reviews fisheries policy issues that are trending in Washington, DC. We’ll take a look back at what’s been happening on Capitol Hill and in the administration related to fisheries in 2017 and a look forward at what we expect to happen in 2018. This is your... Read More