Upcoming Events

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

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

Postponed until September 2021: 8th World Fisheries Congress

The WFC Steering Committee has made the difficult decision to postpone the World Fisheries Congress to September 2021 (dates to be announced). 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... 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