Online registration now open

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Registration is OPEN for the 41st annual meeting of the Alaska Chapter of the American Fisheries Society scheduled for October 20-24 in Juneau (Register NOW! »). For more information on the meeting click here: (2014 Meeting). A preliminary schedule will be released soon after the abstract deadline. … Read More

2014 Molly Ahlgren Scholarship Amount $6,000. Applications Due Sept 24.

The Alaska Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is pleased to announce the 2014 Molly Ahlgren Scholarship consisting of two $6,000 awards to qualifying undergraduate students pursuing a baccalaureate degree in fisheries or aquatic science at the University of Alaska or Alaska Pacific University.  Applicants must be an undergraduate student considered to be a junior by accumulation of credits … Read More

Cultural Diversity Award Applications Due September 15

The Alaska Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is pleased to announce the availability of a monetary award[1] for an Alaska Native or other minority person to cover travel expenses to attend the 2014 Annual AFS Chapter Conference during October 22-24, 2014 in Juneau, Alaska. Applicants will be evaluated on their work and/or educational experiences and interest in the natural resources … Read More

2014 Continuing Education Classes

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Start making your plans for the 2014 annual meeting! We have eight great workshops lined up this year. Sign up will be available by early August. For class details click HERE … Read More

2014 Meeting – Poster and Presentation Guidelines

Abstracts are due by September 15, 2014. There will not be an extension, so please get yours in on time. Presentation Guidelines Talks will be limited to 15 minutes including questions. It is suggested to speak for 12 minutes and allow 3 minutes for questions. This will be a large meeting, so we are limiting talks to 15 minutes to reduce the number of overlapping sessions. We will be on a … Read More

Call for Abstracts

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Abstract submission is currently open for the 2014 Alaska Chapter Meeting, "Bridging disciplines to solve today’s challenges in resource management". Abstracts are due by September 15, 2014. There will not be an extension, so please get yours in on time. … Read More

Guidelines for First Annual Alaska Fish Film Festival

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The Southeast Alaska Fish Habitat Partnership will be hosting the first annual Alaska Fish Film Festival during the annual meeting of the Alaska Chapters of the American Fisheries Society and American Water Resources Association in Juneau (October 20–24, 2014). … Read More

AFS AK Chapter Listserve – UPDATED May 2014

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Akchap (Alaska Chapter of the American Fisheries Society) is an e-mail list. Subscriptions are limited to AFS Alaska Chapter members. Mailing list is updated quarterly by comparing the list against Chapter membership list. … Read More

2013 Student/ Young Professional Award Winners

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Cultural Diversity Travel Scholarship Winners (travel to the AFS AK Chapter Meeting in Fairbanks): Lauren Divine, St. Paul Island Allyson Olds, Juneau … Read More

UA Receives Outstanding Student Subunit Award

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At the 2013 Western Division Annual Meeting in Boise the University of Alaska Student Subunit was presented with the award for Outstanding Student Subunit. Congratulations!! … Read More