Upcoming Events

Washington-British Columbia Chapter 40th Anniversary Meeting

The Executive Committee is pleased to officially announce our next AGM will be held in Kelowna, BC from March 19-22, 2018. The venue is Coast Capri Hotel, just a short walk to many amenities and beautiful Okanagan Lake! And BIG NEWS!! This AGM marks the 40th anniversary of our chapter! That means there will be... Read More

Florida Chapter 38th Annual Meeting

This year’s symposium will be “Improving communication and collaboration in fisheries science” In today’s world, the need for us as fisheries researchers and managers to effectively communicate and collaborate with stakeholders and other fisheries professionals has never been more important. The 2018 symposium will focus on how effective communication and collaboration can help us more... Read More

74th Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference

The annual Northeast Fish & Wildlife Conference attracts over 500 natural resources professionals in the fields of wildlife biology, fisheries and fisheries management, information and education and law enforcement. The event provides opportunities for education, discussion, and exchanging of ideas. Highlights include: over 50 workshop sessions, keynote speakers, poster displays, and social networking events. Read More

World Fish Migration Day

The World Fish Migration Day (WFMD) 2018 is a one day global-local event to create awareness on the importance of open rivers and migratory fish:http://www.worldfishmigrationday.com/ Read More

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 AFS Rotenone SOP Manual. The course was developed to meet the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency re-registration requirements that rely on the label and standard operating procedures for the piscicides rotenone & antimycin. The course uses... Read More

Western Division Annual Meeting

The Alaska Chapter of the American Fisheries Society will host the 2018 Western Division AFS Annual Meeting, 21-25 May 2018, at the Egan Center in Anchorage, AK. The theme of this year's meeting is Change, Challenge, and Opportunity in Fisheries: Fishing for Solutions. The meeting planning committee is in the process of putting together a... Read More

42nd Annual Larval Fish Conference

On behalf of the Early Life History Section of the American Fisheries Society, we invite you to attend the 42nd Annual Larval Fish Conference. The 4-day conference will be held at the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort, located right on the waterfront in beautiful Victoria, BC. The conference will be hosted by John Dower and Francis... Read More

First International Snakehead Symposium

Snakeheads, particularly Northern Snakehead (Channa argus), have experienced dramatic range expansions in North America over the past two decades. Commensurate with this expansion has come publicity via a plethora of popular media outlets and a handful of peer-reviewed journal articles resulting from a flurry of research by various state, federal and academic institutions. This controversial... Read More

148th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society

Greetings from the Jersey Shore! The American Fisheries Society, President Steve McMullin and the Mid-Atlantic Chapter are excited to host the 148th AFS Annual Meeting at the Atlantic City Convention Center from August 19 – 23, 2018. Atlantic City will be a fantastic location for this year’s conference, with plenty to see and do.  From... Read More

8th International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health

Organizers of the 8th International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health have opened the conference registration and put out a call seeking abstract submissions for oral and poster presentations. The 2018 symposium marks the thirtieth anniversary of the ISAAH, which will be held September 2 – 6, 2018 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.  The ISAAH meets every four years and typically attracts 300–400 fish... Read More