Upcoming Events

Virtual Spring Conference

An online forum for information exchange between presenters and online attendees will provide AFS members whose meetings have been canceled a virtual platform and audience to present talks. This is a distinct and separate event from the AFS Annual Meeting currently planned for August 30-September 3, 2020 in Columbus, Ohio. A tentative date for the first... Read More

Webinar: AFS 2020 Election – Meet the Candidates

Join AFS for this opportunity to get to know the 2020 AFS Second Vice President Candidates! For the second year in a row, AFS is offering members the opportunity to learn more about the 2020 Second Vice President candidates during a live online session. Tuesday, April 21, 2020 1:00 pm Eastern Time Register Now! Per... Read More

2020 Planning & Executing Successful Rotenone & Antimycin Projects

The 4½ day training course stresses public involvement, safety, planning and new application restrictions and techniques and safety from the new 2nd edition AFS Rotenone SOP Manual and is taught by manual’s two senior authors. The course was developed to meet the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s labeling requirements that include the AFS Rotenone SOP Manual.... Read More

Postponed: 61st Western Fish Disease Workshop

The FHS EXCOM and meeting organizers of the 2020 Western Fish Disease Workshop and the 2020 Joint Meeting of the Northeast Fish Committee and the AFS Fish Health Section have been closely monitoring the implications of the Covid-19 pandemic on the ability to hold safe and successful meetings. Given the current circumstances and uncertainty of... Read More

Postponed to 2021: 44th Larval Fish Conference

Fellow Larval Fish Enthusiasts! Over the past weeks, we have witnessed with incredible sadness the continuing and alarming spread of the Covid-19 pandemic. What appeared to still be a hopeful possibility just a short while ago, has now given way to the only responsible, inevitable decision. We will not have a physical Larval Fish Conference... Read More

Fish Passage 2020: International Conference on River Connectivity

The 2020 International Conference on River Connectivity (Fish Passage 2020), June 28 – July 3, Lisbon, Portugal, incorporating the  AMBER & FITHYDRO EVENT – SMART WAYS TO IMPROVE CONNECTIVITY, will bring together experts, managers, stakehold­ers and companies from around the world to discuss pressing issues on ecohydraulics, ecohy­drology and fish passage prob­lems, solutions and future... Read More

Postponed: 14th International Congress on the Biology of Fish

CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 14th ICBF congress new dates : July, 6th to 9th 2021 Dear Participants and Friends, We hope that you are doing well and are safe at home. The COVID-19 outbreak obliged us to consider the upcoming event in Montpellier. After much discussion and consideration, the Local Organising Committee reached the conclusion that, to... Read More

150th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society

The Ohio Chapter invites you to attend the 150th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society in Columbus, Ohio from August 30th to September 3rd, 2020. Come celebrate 150 years of fisheries ecology, conservation, and management with fisheries students and professionals from across the world. There will be special exhibits and activities that highlight the achievements... Read More