2016 TNAFS Meeting Wrap-Up

The 2016 Tennessee Chapter of the American Fisheries Society held its 39th Annual Meeting on March 15-16, 2016 at Montgomery Bell State Park in Burns, TN. At the banquet on March 15th, awards were presented to very deserving individuals: Friends of Fisheries Awards – Tennessee Striped Bass Association Lifetime Achievement Award – Phil Bettoli, Tennessee... Read More

2017 TNAFS Meeting Announcement

The 2017 Tennessee Chapter meeting will take place February 28– March 2, 2017 in Knoxville, TN.  The meeting place will be the UT Conference Center. We will offer 3 Continuing Education Workshops on Tuesday, the 28th: Freshwater Mussel ID, Crayfish ID and R Statistics.  We are excited to offer these classes to our members.  Although we haven’t settled... Read More

2016 TNAFS Meeting Program

Full program with abstracts can be found here 2016 TNAFS Meeting Program   Schedule at a Glance March 15 1:00 – 2:45 Session 1 2:45 – 3:00 Break 3:00 – 3:30 Poster Session 3:30 – 4:00 Session 2 4:45 – Business Meeting 7:00 Banquet, Silent Auction, Awards March 16 9:30 – 10:30 Session 3 10:30... Read More

2016 TNAFS Annual Meeting

We are pleased to announce that our annual chapter meeting with be held at Montgomery Bell State Park this year! Where: at Montgomery Bell State Park, 1000 Hotel Avenue, Burns, TN 37029 When: March 15-16, 2016 Registration: Early registration fee will be $60.00 professional and $30.00 student. Register before February 1st to get this rate!!February 1-March 8,... Read More

2016 TNAFS Meeting Plans

The Executive Committee is making plans for the 2016 TNAFS Annual Meeting at Montgomery Bell State Park March 15-16, 2016. Please mark your calendars and make plans to attend! For information about the park click HERE Read More

2015 TNAFS Annual Meeting Wrap-up

The 2015 TNAFS Annual Meeting was held February 19-20 at the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, TN. Despite snowy weather, we had a great turnout with 60 meeting attendees (including 15 students) and several special guests at the Thursday night banquet including several members of Trout Unlimited who came to accept their award. Dave Rizzuto was unable... Read More

2015 Kids’ Fishing Events

In 2015 we were able to fund 8 kids fishing events expected to serve over 1900 people! $1500 was distributed using funds raised during the annual meeting in February. The photos below are from the Cannon County Fishing Rodeo IV and the Tellico River Kid’s Fishing Event. Thanks to all of our members who help... Read More

2015 Meeting Abstracts and Program

  Meeting time is almost upon us and we can’t wait to see everyone next Thursday! The meeting will be held at the Tennessee Aquarium, 1 Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN 37401, in the River Journey Auditorium. If you are lodging at the Marriott Convention Center there is a free shuttle that runs directly from your... Read More