Chapter News

Register for the 2020 Annual MTAFS Meeting

Registration for the meeting is now open.  You can register for conference attendance, continuing education and the vendor trade show by accessing the Event Brite Website.   You can access the registration website using the link below: []   More information is available on the Annual Chapter Meeting Page Read More

June 2019 Issue of the Outlet is Here

Hot off the presses, it is the newest edition of the MTAFS Newsletter “Outlet”. Inside the latest issue, you can read updates by the current and incoming MTAFS presidents, hear about cool Montana fisheries projects, and more!   Get your hands on the Outlet Newsletters here Read More

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. – 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