Upcoming Events

Webinar: More than a River Monster: Conservation and Management of Alligator Gar

More than a River Monster: Conservation and Management of Alligator Gar Wednesday, August 12, 2020 2:00 pm Eastern Time Presented by: Nate Smith, Texas Parks & Wildlife Growing appreciation of biodiversity and the role of apex predators, along with increasing popularity of multispecies and trophy-oriented angling, has elevated the status of gars – in particular,... Read More

Webinar: Stream Simulation Design Methodology: A design methodology for adapting road crossing infrastructure (bridges and culverts) to climate change

Stream Simulation Design Methodology: A design methodology for adapting road crossing infrastructure (bridges and culverts) to climate change Wednesday, September 9, 2020 2:00 pm Eastern Time Speaker: Robert Gubernick, R.G. Watershed Restoration Geologist USDA Forest Service National Stream and Aquatic Ecology Center In North America, Climate change has caused increases in frequency and intensity of... Read More

Virtual Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society

Planning is moving ahead rapidly for the AFS Virtual Annual Meeting in September 2020! We recognize that some presenters were unable to commit to submitting an abstract for an onsite meeting in Columbus, but now may be interested in participating in the new virtual meeting presentation format. Therefore, we are extending the deadline to June... Read More

Postponed to September 2021: Wild Trout Symposium XIII

Wild Trout XIII Theme: Reducing the Gap Between Science and Public Opinion September, 22-25, 2020 Holiday Inn Conference Center West Yellowstone, MT What is the Wild Trout Symposium? The Wild Trout Symposium brings together a diverse audience of non-profit conservation groups, media representatives, educators, anglers, fishing guides, government entities, and business interests associated with trout... Read More

New Date: World Fish Migration Day

World Fish Migration Day is a one day global celebration to create worldwide awareness of the importance of freshwater migratory fish and free-flowing rivers. On World Fish Migration Day, thousands of organizations, schools, and communities organize their local events to educate and excite people about migratory fish species and our collective reliance on healthy freeflowing... Read More

Southern Division Annual Meeting

The Virginia Chapter cordially invites you to attend the 2021 Southern Division AFS meeting in Arlington, Virginia. Located just outside of our nation’s capital, Arlington offers easy access to national landmarks, vibrant culture, and dynamic nightlife.  The meeting will be held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott.  Check back soon for upcoming details! Website: https://units.fisheries.org/va/2021-sdafs-home/ Read More

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

8th World Fisheries Congress

The WFC Steering Committee has made the difficult decision to postpone the World Fisheries Congress to September 2021. The impacts of coronavirus (COVID-19) have made this a very challenging time for many people around the globe. The health and safety of our delegates are paramount and we appreciate your understanding as we navigate this unprecedented... Read More