Upcoming Events

Southern Division Meeting

The 2019 Southern Division – American Fisheries Society meeting will be held at the Moody Gardens Hotel and Conference Center on Galveston Island, Texas from January 24-27, 2019. Join over 500 fisheries professionals from the southeastern US and the Caribbean for four days of workshops, presentations, networking events, and fun.  All the information you need to plan your... Read More

79th Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference

The 79th Midwest Fish & Wildlife Conference will be held January 27-30, 2019 at the Hilton Cleveland Downtown Hotel in Cleveland, Ohio. The theme of the meeting is “Communicating Science to Fan the Flames of Conservation.” This annual event will attract nearly 800 biologists, students, and scientists from local, state and provincial, federal, and tribal natural resources... Read More

Montana Chapter Annual Meeting

The 2019 Annual meeting will be held in the Magic City of Billings January 29th through February 1st.  The meeting will be at the Doubletree by Hilton, Billings on North 27th Street.  The theme of this year’s meeting is: Communicating Fisheries Science in an Increasingly Skeptical Environment.  A block of rooms has been reserved for the meeting that... Read More

Webinar: Hatchery Design in Aquaculture

Presented by: Jeff A. Heindel – AFS Fish Culture Section Secretary-Treasurer / McMillen Jacobs Associates Morton D. McMillen – McMillen Jacobs Associates Thursday, January 31, 2019 2:00 pm Eastern Time Register Now! The cultivation of aquatic organisms — termed aquaculture — dates back at least 2,500 years in China where ponds were “designed” for fish... Read More

12th Annual Kansas Natural Resources Conference

Registration is now open for the 12th annual Kansas Natural Resources Conference in Manhattan, Kansas, January 31 – February 1, 2019. Online registration is open for natural resource professionals, students, and resource managers to attend this popular conference to discuss the advancements and research surrounding the field of natural resources. The conference will take place... Read More

Georgia Chapter Annual Meeting

The 2019 meeting will be at the beautiful Lake Blackshear Resort at Georgia Veterans State Park in Cordele.  Expect presentations on a wide range of topics which focus on the conservation and sustainability of fishery resources and aquatic ecosystems. Call for Abstracts – We welcome topics including, but not limited to, fisheries management, aquatic invasive species, fish health,... Read More

33rd Annual Meeting of the Tidewater Chapter

Conference Venue: Guerrieri Commons, Salisbury University, Salisbury, Maryland Contact: Brad Stevens, Tidewater AFS President-Elect, UMES Sub-chapter, [email protected] Details regarding lodging and registration will be posted to the Listserve and website in early December 2018. See: www.tidewater-afs.org/AFSTidewater/Home.html Read More

Virginia Chapter, West Virginia Chapter and Virginia Tech Chapter Joint Meeting

2019 Joint Meeting of the Virginia, Virginia Tech & West Virginia Chapters of the American Fisheries Society Tuesday, February 19th to Thursday, February 21nd, 2019 Hyatt Place Blacksburg / University 650 University City Blvd Blacksburg, VA 24060 (540) 552-7500 Invited speakers will present current events and efforts regarding the R3 initiative starting at 1:00 on February 19th.... Read More

2019 Meeting of the North Carolina Chapter

Join us at the 2019 Meeting of the NC Chapter of the AFS.  Our host will be The Historic Brookstown Inn, located at 200 Brookstown Ave, Winston-Salem, NC, 27101.  Email NCAFS President-Elect Jake Rash if you have questions or if you are interested in assisting with meeting execution. Abstracts Abstracts accepted for oral & lightning presentations.  Topics addressing... Read More