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2019 MTAFS Annual Meeting Speaker List and Schedule

Click on the links below for a list of speakers and the schedule at a glance for the upcoming Annual Meeting. Full Program 2019 Annual Meeting 2019 MTAFS Meeting Speaker List 2019 Annual Meeting Schedule at a Glance   More information about the meeting can be found on the 2019 MTAFS Annual Chapter Meeting Webpage. Read More

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 2019 Annual Meeting Information and Important Dates

Theme – Communicating Fisheries Science in an Increasingly Skeptical Environment LOCATION – Location: Double Tree Inn, Billings, MT 1-800-588-7666 – Room hold and pricing ends 12/28/18 ($93.00 single) we are working to extend this deadline to 1/11/19. REGISTRATION Meeting registration and affiliate membership dues will be done through Eventbrite. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/montana-chapter-afs-meeting-2019-tickets-53148266897 – Registration opened 12/10/2018 –... Read More

Proposed Amendments to the Chapter Bylaws

Your ExCom is proposing to include electronic voting as an option for members, requiring a change to our Chapter bylaws. Please take a moment to review these briefly-stated changes, highlighted in yellow. We strongly believe this change will increase Chapter engagement and efficiency in decision-making. We will vote on whether or not to adopt these... Read More

Washoe Park Hatchery Featured in Fisheries

Montana’s own Washoe Park Fish Hatchery was featured in the November issue of Fisheries Magazine. You can access this issue of Fisheries here. Built in Anaconda in 1907, Washoe Park is Montana’s oldest state run hatchery. More information on Washoe Park can be found on Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks website.   Read More

Seeking contributions for the Outlet Newsletter

Hope everyone had a great field season, and has many stories, pictures, and fun events to share with our chapter.  Our newsletter committee chair Sam Bourret is soliciting entries for a January 2018 Outlet newsletter.  We encourage pictures from the field season that show MT AFS members hard at work and having fun, with a... Read More

Welcome to the new Montana AFS Chapter Website

We are happy to announce the launch of our new MTAFS Chapter website! The new site has much of the same content and functionality of our old site, but with a new look. The structure and theme of the new site is consistent with the Parent Society and several other AFS chapters. Some of the... Read More

Wally McClure Scholarship Available

In honor of Wally McClure, two students will receive scholarships as part of the Wally McClure Scholarship program. Learn more here and apply today! In 2018, two Wally McClure Student Fisheries Scholarships shall be awarded to students pursuing either undergraduate or graduate degrees in aquatic natural resources from a University/College in Montana. Graduate projects should... Read More

Looking to Post a Job?

Don’t forget to submit job announcements to the Montana Chapter for posting on the website! Jobs will be listed on the Job Board and will be highlighted automatically in the next Chapter Newsletter sent out to subscribing members.  You can submit a job announcement by clicking here. Read More