Donate to AFS while shopping on Amazon!

The AK Chapter of AFS is now on! 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

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! … 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

Offset Your Carbon Footprint! … 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

Chapter Award Nominations Extended to April 30

The Alaska Chapter is currently soliciting nominations for the Meritorious Service Award (MSA), the Chapter Service Award (CSA), the Almost Darwin Award, and the Wally Noerenberg Award for Fishery Excellence. … Read More

Juneau Meeting a great success

This was the largest Alaska Chapter meeting ever with 437 attendees and co-hosted with AWRA and SEAKFHP with 215 oral presentations and 47 posters. The First Annual Alaskan Film festival occurred at the welcome social and was hosted by SEAKFHP with 25 fishery & habitat related films. Banquet speaker was Travis Rummel the film maker from Felt Soul Media with the movies of DamNation, Red … Read More