At the 2013 Western Division Annual Meeting in Boise the
University of Alaska Student Subunit
was presented with the award for Outstanding Student Subunit.
There are lots of great benefits to joining AFS, including networking with other fishery and aquatic resource professionals and reduced registration rates for AFS conference attendance.
The Alaska Chapter of AFS offers yearly awards and scholarships to professionals and students that have been actively involved in advancing the science and profession of fisheries.