2017 Molly Ahlgren Scholarship Amount $4,000. Applications Due Oct 31.

The Alaska Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is pleased to announce the 2017 Molly Ahlgren Scholarship consisting of a $4,000 award to a qualifying undergraduate student pursuing a baccalaureate degree in fisheries, aquatic, or biological science at the University of Alaska System (UA) or Alaska Pacific University (APU).  … Read More

2017 Spring Annual Meeting

As many of you may know, the Alaska Chapter voted to move the Chapter meetings to spring to reduce conflict with fall field projects, federal budget cycles, and other meeting cycles.  The next Chapter meeting will be held in March of 2017 in Fairbanks. … Read More

Donate to AFS while shopping on Amazon!

The AK Chapter of AFS is now on smile.amazon! Anyone interested in AFS and Alaska’s fisheries can now support the Chapter financially, at no additional expense to yourself or business, through Amazon! … Read More

AFS AK Chapter Listserve

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

Homer Meeting Wrap

A huge thank you to our meeting sponsors- UAF, ASMI, Kintama Research, St. Hubert Research Group, Cook InletKeeper, LGL Alaska, Matt Nemeth and Mari Reeves, Icicle Seafoods, R2 Research, and Cook Inlet Aquaculture. And of course, to our host, the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge. The meeting was a great success, … Read More

2015 Fun Run Results

Fun Run Results! http://www.webscorer.com/race?raceid=56566 … Read More

Offset Your Carbon Footprint!

https://www.youcaring.com/homer-cycling-club-and-homer-farmers-market-453947 … Read More

Native Fish of Alaska Series T-Shirt!

Based on voting tallied at the 2014 AK Chapter meeting in Juneau, the newest t-shirt in the Fishes of Alaska AFS series is the Pacific Spiny Lumpsucker! Men and women's shirts will be available at the Homer meeting. Designed by Karen Lybrand, who lived in Alaska for 22 years before returning to her home state of Maine. Her designs can be found throughout Alaska, including logos for the Sitka … Read More

2015 Continuing Education Classes

We have six great workshops lined up in Homer this year. For class details click HERE … Read More

Seeking Proposals for Session Topics and Session Chairs

The Program Committee is currently seeking proposals for session topics and session chairs for the November meeting. Each day of the meeting will feature concurrent sessions relating to a conference-wide theme of sustainability of fisheries ecosystems, economy, and management. … Read More