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YARE Workshop!

The NY Chapter American Fisheries Society, NYS Parks and the SUNY Oneonta Biological Field Station Present… YARE Workshop! Youth Aquatic Resource Education (YARE) For who?  Teachers, educators, college students and the public What?        YARE workshop for aquatic sampling & youth environmental education! November 10, 2018 9:00 am—4:30 pm Glimmerglass State Park 1527... Read More

Check it out! Our website has a new look.

If you haven’t visited our website in a while, take a look – https://newyork.fisheries.org/. We have been busy over the last few weeks updating the website.  You’ll notice some things have moved around and are organized differently. It’s still a work in progress, so take a look and let us know what you think (and what... Read More

NYC AFS – Annual Meeting: Save the Date!

The New York Chapter American Fisheries Society and the Northeast Division of American Fisheries Society will be holding a joint Annual Meeting in 2019. Date:  February 6-8, 2019 Location:  Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel (https://www.pokgrand.com/) – Poughkeepsie, NY [Link to map] Further details to follow. Read More

April 16, 2016 YARE / Creek Freeks

  The YARE Creek Freaks Workshop on April 16th at Hartwick College Pine Lake Environmental Campus was a success!  We had 19 participants, including 2 staff/faculty from SUNY Oneonta and Hartwick, 7 students from Hartwick, and 10 students from SUNY Oneonta with several from the Lake Management program. Samantha Roth, formerly of Cornell and the... Read More

Save The Date 1-14-2016

The Southern New England Chapter of the American Fisheries Society will hold its 2016 Winter Meeting on the Avery Point campus of the University of Connecticut on 14 January, 2016. There will be morning and afternoon oral presentation sessions, lunch and a poster session. Co-hosts Syma Ebbin, Hannes Baumann, Eric Schultz and Jason Vokoun Syma... Read More

May 2-3, 2015 Creek Freaks and YARE Workshop

On May 2 & 3, over 20 teachers, educators and students gathered at the Cornell Biological Field Station on Oneida Lake in Central NY for a joint workshop on Youth Aquatic Resource Education (YARE).  The workshop featured hands-on instruction and training for teaching youth about water quality monitoring, aquatic ecology and fishing.  These educational topics... Read More