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2019 MTAFS Chapter Annual Meeting

The 2019 Annual meeting will be held in the Magic City of Billings January 29th through February 1st.  The meeting will be at the Doubletree by Hilton, Billings on North 27th Street.  The theme of this years meeting is; Communicating Fisheries Science in an Increasingly Skeptical Environment.  A block of rooms has been reserved for... Read More

New Edition of the Outlet is Here!

A few of things you can read about in the June 2018 edition of the Outlet Newsletter are: Why AFS is Important Restoration: Where it Matters Most Fish Talk Featuring Chis Clancy What’s Going on With Smallmouth Bass in the Yellowstone River? The Clark Fork and Kootenai River Basin Council Western Division AFS Scholarships  ... 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