80th Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference
The 80th Midwest Fish & Wildlife Conference will be held January 26-29, 2020 at the BOS Center in Springfield, Illinois. The theme of the meeting is “Bringing Science Back to the Forefront of Resource Management.”
Full conference registration – TBD
One day registration – TBD
Student registration – TBD
Overnight accommodations are available to conference participants at the Wyndham Springfield City Centre at a rate of $94/night plus 13% tax. This rate will be available until January 4, 2019, or when the room block is filled. To make a reservation, use the online reservation site or call the Wyndham Springfield City Centre at 217-789-1530 and ask for the Midwest Fish and Wildlife group rate.
The Wyndham Hotel is located in the heart of downtown Springfield, steps from convention center and State Capitol Complex. Towering thirty stories above the center of Illinois’ historic capital, our 100% non-smoking, pet-friendly hotel is adjacent to the BOS Center, and a few minutes walk from the State Capitol Complex and Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum. Enjoy first class amenities and upscale services, including a heated indoor pool, fitness center, acclaimed dining and entertainment options with views of the skyline, and 24-hour business center.
The abstract submission deadline closed on October 1, 2019.
CATFISH 2020: THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL CATFISH SYMPOSIUM
The 3rd International Catfish Symposium to be held February 18-20, 2020 in Little Rock, Arkansas, in conjunction with the AFS Southern Division Annual Meeting. This meeting will provide a forum for the exchange of information about the biology, ecology, management and conservation of worldwide populations of both game and nongame catfish species.
AGENDA – TBD
Early registration rates end December 1, 2019.
Catfish 2020 Professional – $210.00
Catfish 2020 Student – $160.00
Joint Catfish and SDAFS 2020 Professional – $400.00
Joint Catfish and SDAFS 2020 Student – $245.00
Professional AFS Member SDAFS 2020 – $210.00
Professional Non-member SDAFS 2020 – $310.00
Retiree or Student AFS Member SDAFS 2020 – $105.00
Retiree or Student Non-member SDAFS 2020 – $155.00
SDAFS 2020 Guest (breaks & socials only) – $80.00
Overnight accommodations are available to conference participants at the Little Rock Marriott-Downtown. To make a reservation, use the online reservation site, online reservation – government rate site, or call the Little Rock Marriott-Downtown at 501-906-4000 and ask for the Catfish 2020 group rate.
The abstract submission deadline closed on September 27, 2019.