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Undergraduate Travel Assistance Award Deadline EXTENDED!

The deadline for the Undergraduate Travel Assistance Award has been extended to May 1, 2015! Don’t forget to send your application to andrew.carlson@sdstate.edu today!  For more information on the award, please see the Student Subsection website at: http://students.fisheries.org/awards-and-scholarships/annual-meeting-2/undergraduate-travel-assistance-award/

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Submit your news online!

Now you can submit your student and young professional-oriented news, announcements, and events through our online form: http://students.fisheries.org/news/submit-news/ Feel free to submit any topic you want to share with the Student Subsection.  We appreciate all contributions!  Submissions will...

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Aiming to Support Young Professionals

Read the latest update from the Fisheries Management Section’s Young Professionals Committee, published in Fisheries Magazine in March 2015.  Here’s the introduction: In February 2014, the Fisheries Management Section (FMS) charged a committee to address the specific needs...

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Fisheries Magazine – March 2015

Want to Receive Fisheries Magazine Every Month for Free?! ~ Become a member of the Society! Your Benefits? Plenty! Society Membership means you’ll: • receive Fisheries magazine each month • enjoy special savings on subscriptions to AFS published...

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Looking into colleges?

Don’t forget to look at the list of North American schools offering fisheries and related programs, compiled by the Education Section! This list is an excellent resource for looking into university/college options.  Also, don’t be afraid to ask...

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Fisheries Magazine – February 2015

POLICY Roles for Everyone by Thomas E. Bigford VOTE Candidate Statements: AFS Second Vice President • Dale P. Burkett • Jesse Trushenski JOURNAL SUMMARIES   • Diet Shifts Detected in Sandbar Sharks Using a Nonlethal Technique by Sarah...

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Be the first exchange student to the United Kingdom

The Fisheries Management Section of the American Fisheries Society (FMS) is currently accepting applications for the Young Professional Exchange Award for the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Institute of Fisheries Management (IFM) in the United Kingdom.  This inaugural...

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Apply for the Young Professional Travel Award!

The Education Section of the American Fisheries Society is currently accepting applications for the Young Professional Travel Award for the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society in Portland, Oregon. The Young Professional Travel Award was established...

Fisheries Magazine – January 2015

Highlights of Fisheries Magazine – January 2015 In this Issue: JOURNAL SUMMARIES • Stocked Piscivores May Be Tougher Than We Thought by Jeff Schaeffer • Increasing Survival Rates of Discarded Red Snapper: Best Release Strategies by Sarah Harrison POLICY COLUMN •...

Fisheries Magazine – December 2014

In this Issue: COLUMN President’s Commentary – Blogging Fish Science Guest writer – Dan Isaak Policy – Revisiting Hopes for Created and Restored Habitats Thomas E. Bigford   FEATURES Paleoclimate Shaped Bluefish Structure in the Northern Hemisphere – Three genetic units were...