Latest Meeting Updates

Submit an Abstract

Abstracts are due February 17, 2023  Abstract submission is now open for the Annual Meeting. We are welcoming oral presentations (talks) and posters this year. Talks can be presented and viewed by attendees live in person or remotely on Zoom via the Whova hybrid event platform. The poster session will...

Call for Films

2023 AFS Alaska Chapter Film Festival  Call for Films and Submission Guidance The American Fisheries Society Alaska Chapter invites you to submit a film to be showcased as part of the 2023 AFS Alaska Chapter Annual Meeting “Creativity in Fisheries: New Solutions for a Resilient Future” – taking place at the...

Call for Chapter Awards

The Alaska Chapter is currently soliciting nominations for the Meritorious Service Award (MSA) , the Chapter Service Award (CSA) , the Almost Darwin Award , and the Wally Noerenberg Award for Fishery Excellence. We encourage all members to consider deserving individuals and to submit nominations for these awards. You can find the nomination forms and...

Call for Symposia and Workshops

Symposium and Workshop Submission Now Open: Due Date January 13, 2023 We invite you to submit symposium and workshop ideas that highlight research, outreach and education, policy work, or initiatives that address the themes of creativity, resilience, or other topics relating to Alaska fisheries. We welcome potential symposium organizers to...

Save the Dates – March 27 – 31, 2023

We are excited to host the Alaska Chapter’s 49th Annual Meeting in Fairbanks. Late March is one of the best times of year in the Interior, when the daylight is back, temperatures are mild, ice fishing and snow sports are prime, and the aurora is shimmying. We are planning an...