The Montana Chapter of the American Fisheries Society was chartered in 1967. Among its objectives are conservation, development, and wise utilization of the fisheries; promotion of the educational, scientific, and technological development and advancement of all branches of fisheries science and practice; and exchange and dissemination of knowledge about fish, fisheries, and related subjects.

New Issue of the Outlet

The latest issue of the MTAFS Chapter Newsletter The Outlet is here! Here are some topics featured in the January 2019 Issue: Hello from Steve Dalbey, new MTAFS President MTAFS History Yellowstone Park cutthroat trout 2019 Annual meeting information Montana fish taxonomy …and much more   You can get the latest issue of The Outlet... Read More

MTAFS Awards Nominations

We need your help in recognizing resource professionals with significant contributions to protecting and restoring aquatic habitats and fishes in Montana at the 2019 Montana Chapter of AFS Annual Meeting – held at the Double Tree by Hilton, Billings, MT on January 29 – February 1, 2019. Please send nominations to Traci Sylte ( by 5pm on January 15,... Read More