2022 Meeting Updates

Abstract Deadline We would like to announce that we will be extending the abstract submission deadline to Friday, February 11th. We have only received 9 abstract submissions so far so please consider submitting an abstract for either an oral or poster presentation. We would like to hear about all of the great things that have been... Read More

2021 Virtual Meeting

TNAFS 2021 Annual Meeting (Virtual) – February 25th and 26th 1st call for Oral & Poster Presentations! Abstract Deadline – February 1st 2021 2nd Annual TN-AFS Chapter Symposium (take #2) The Tennessee Chapter of the American Fisheries Society will be hosting a special symposium session with select talks focusing on “Emerging Issues and Past Lessons... 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.   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 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 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

Minutes from February 19, 2015 Business Meeting

Tennessee Chapter of the American Fisheries Society Business Meeting Minutes Tennessee Aquarium Chattanooga, Tennessee February 19, 2015   Meeting was called to order by Travis Scott, chapter president. A quorum was established and the agenda was motioned to be approved. Copies of the 2014 business meeting minutes were provided. The minutes were motioned and approved.... Read More

Abstract Submissions for 2015 TNAFS Meeting

Abstracts due no later than Friday, January 16, 2015 Tennessee Chapter members and associates are invited to submit abstracts from a range of topics and disciplines. The submission deadline for abstracts for contributed papers and the poster session is 5 pm EST on Friday, January 16, 2015. Abstracts this year will be composed by the... Read More

2015 TNAFS Meeting in Chattanooga – Meeting Information

We are pleased to announce that our annual chapter meeting with be held in Chattanooga this year! Where: at the Tennessee Aquarium, One Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN When: February 19-20, 2015 Registration: Early registration fee will be $60.00 professional and $30.00 student. January 15-February 15, 2015, registration will increast to $70.00 professional and $35.00 student.... Read More