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2017 Meeting – Online Registration Open

Click HERE to register online for the 2017 Alaska Chapter Meeting in Fairbanks. . . . … 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, or the AWRA (Erica Betts; 907-452-1414, Program Chairs.   Contemporary … Read More

2017 Chapter Meeting – Abstract Submission now OPEN

**EXTENDED** Abstract submission is now open online at: 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

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

AFS AK Chapter Listserve

The AFS-ALASKA Listserve is an e-mail listserve available to our members. Subscriptions are intended for AFS Alaska Chapter members but can also be added by going to the link below. The listserve is updated quarterly by updating new chapter members. … Read More

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

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