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2020 Meeting – Gatlinburg, TN – CANCELLED

Dear Tennessee AFS Membership: As many of you are aware, the number of reported cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has continued to increase in Tennessee. Over the past week, several institutions, federal agencies and neighboring states have established travel restrictions for their students and employees. Given the impact of these restrictions on our membership, and... Read More

Meetings Code of Conduct

The Parent Society has asked, due to a possible violation at a meeting, that all the units display the AFS Meetings Code of Conduct on their websites and meeting announcements. https://fisheries.org/about/governance/afs-meetings-code-of-conduct/   Read More

2020 Awards Nominations

Award Nominations! The Tennessee Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is seeking nominations for the Lifetime Achievement, Outstanding Fisheries Scientist, Distinguished Service, and Friends of Fisheries awards. Our membership is full of dedicated professionals, and it’s time to recognize them for their efforts. Please review the award criteria below and send nominations to Will Collier... Read More

2020 TNAFS Meeting

Mark your calendars!  The 2020 Tennessee Chapter of the American Fisheries Society’s annual meeting will be held at the Edgewater Hotel in Gatlinburg, TN from March 24th-26th, 2020.  Join fisheries professionals from across the state for 3 days of workshops, presentations, networking and fun! Read More

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

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