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NEW YORK CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FISHERIES SOCIETY 2024 ANNUAL MEETING FEBRUARY 6-8, 2024 The Otesaga Resort Hotel REGISTATION IS NOW OPEN! I hope everyone is enjoying the holiday season and thinking about the NY American Fisheries Society 2024 Meeting! To make sure everyone is able attend and share their exciting work, please read some... Read More

NYCAFS – Diversity Travel Award

Diversity Travel Award The New York Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is offering two diversity-based “travel” awards to attend the annual meeting, including free meeting registration, workshop attendance, two nights of hotel accommodations for Chapter meeting, NY Chapter and AFS 1 year memberships The awards are designed to encourage recipients from underrepresented groups within... Read More

NYCAFS Klumb-Spindler Student Travel Awards

Klumb-Spindler Student Travel Awards The New York Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is offering student travel awards to attend their annual meeting, February 6-8th, 2024. The meeting’s theme is “Fisheries Management in an Ever-Changing Environment: From Inlands to Ocean”. These awards are given to promote student research and facilitate student interaction with the fish... Read More


CALL FOR ABSTRACTS  NY AFS ANNUAL MEETING 2024 The Otesaga Resort Hotel – February 6 – 8, 2024 CALL FOR ABSTRACTS – The deadline for Abstract submission (oral presentations and poster presentations) is January 12th 2024. This year’s theme is “Fisheries Management in an Ever-Changing Environment: From Inlands to Oceans” We are looking forward to receiving your... Read More

NY Chapter of AFS – 2024 Annual Meeting

The NY Chapter of AFS is pleased to announce the 2024 Annual Meeting. Meeting Info: Theme – “Fisheries management in an ever-changing environment: From inlands to oceans” Dates – Tuesday February 6th to Thursday February 8th, 2024 Location – The Otesaga Resort Hotel  (Click to view map) Workshop – February 6, 2024 12:30PM-4:30PM Ice... Read More

Job Listing – Postdoctoral researcher – data science for fisheries management (Millbrook, NY)

The Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies and NYSDEC are looking to hire a post-doctoral data scientist.   As part of an ongoing multi-partner effort to reconceptualize and re-design fisheries and ecosystem monitoring in the Hudson River, we invite applications for a position at the intersection of fisheries management and data science. The successful applicant will analyze... Read More

Women in Fisheries Peer Mentorship Sign-Up

The Women in Fisheries Subcommittee is facilitating a peer mentorship program for the second time, this year! Our mission is to inspire and empower women and people from underrepresented genders to succeed in professional fisheries careers. We strive to foster an encouraging environment for our members to advance their professional development goals. We recognize that... Read More

2023 Annual Meeting – Raffle Donation Request

The 2023 Annual Meeting is almost here! As your Chapter President-elect, I am tasked with gathering items to raffle off at our evening banquet Thursday night. All of the funds raised help support the NY Chapter student travel award! This is a last minute reminder to anyone who may consider donating an item to the raffle! Gently... Read More

2023 Annual Meeting Program and Registration Deadline

The 2023 Meeting of the NY Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is a little over a week away! The meeting will be held at the Charles B. Wang Center on the Campus of Stony Brook University from February 8th-10th, 2023. For more information on the meeting please visit the meeting website: New York Chapter... Read More