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2017 Program at a Glance

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2017 AFS AWRA Abstract Program

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2017 AFS AWRA Program

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2017 Alaska AFS/AWRA Plenary Speakers

Similar to the 2015 AFS meeting, we will be having a plenary speaker each morning of the meeting to set the stage for the rest of the day.  This year, a plenary discussion from AFS and AWRA will be provided each day to foster the sharing of ideas and challenges from the respective fields, genres, and disciplines each organization brings to the conference.   Ian Stewart: Quantitative … Read More

Call for Volunteers – 2018 Western Division Meeting in Anchorage – May 21-25

Planning for the 2018 Western Division American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting, hosted by our Alaska Chapter is in full swing. This is going to be a huge meeting, and it’s up to our Chapter to ensure that it’s a great one! … Read More

2017 Continuing Education Classes

We have five great workshops lined up in Fairbanks this year.   Course 1: Electrofishing courses: Course Dates: Monday, March 20th, 2016 – Morning 8am to Noon, Afternoon 1pm to 5pm Registrations for morning and afternoon classes are separate.  You can take one or both, but need to register for both if desired. Instructor: Jim Reynolds Course Registration Fee (AFS … Read More

2017 Alaska AFS/AWRA Film Festival

The 2017 Alaska AFS/AWRA Film Festival will feature short films that focus on the fish and waters of Alaska. Films from a variety of perspectives are welcome. To be considered, films must be: filmed in Alaska feature some aspect of fish and/or water resources in Alaska less than 20 minutes in length posted to Vimeo* by Wednesday, March 1st … Read More

Sessions for 2017 Chapter Meeting

Below are the sessions the joint Program Committee developed.  If you are interested in organizing and/or moderating a session listed below or for one that cannot be captured in what is already drafted, please contact the Alaska Chapter - AFS (Aaron Martin; 907-786-3510, aaron_e_martin@fws.gov) or the AWRA (Erica Betts; 907-452-1414, ericabetts@pdceng.com) Program Chairs.   Contemporary … Read More

2017 Chapter Meeting – Abstract Submission now OPEN

**EXTENDED** Abstract submission is now open online at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7HV9GT2 Abstract submission closes 11:59 pm Friday, February 17, 2017, this includes student presentations. … Read More

2017 Spring Annual Meeting

Please join us in planning and celebrating the annual meeting of the Alaska Chapter of American Fisheries Society, March 19-23 at the Westmark Hotel in Fairbanks, Alaska. The chosen theme of this 43rd meeting of our membership is: Waters:  Success, limitation and innovation in the face of data scarcity and uncertainty.  … Read More