Final Call for Papers and Abstract Submission First International Snakehead Symposium   Deadline for submission extended for two weeks until April 24th. Talks are encouraged on aspects of management and control particularly for Northern Snakehead as well as status, distribution, and pathways for introduction or spread of snakehead species in the United States. Observed impacts... Read More

2018 VCAFS Meeting

Announcement and Call for papers 2018 Meeting of the Virginia and Virginia Tech Chapters of the American Fisheries Society Tuesday, February 20th to Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 The Hyatt Place Fredericksburg, VA There will be oral presentations on February 21st and 22nd, separate Virginia and Virginia Tech Chapter business meetings on February 21st, and a poster session on the evening... Read More

Announcing the Virginia Junior Fisheries Biologist Program

The goal of the Virginia Junior Fisheries Biologist Program is to provide practical field experience to students with interest in pursuing careers in fisheries science and aquatic resource management. Students will be paired with a fisheries mentor from their local area to gain hands-on experience and to plan and execute a fisheries-related project. We are... Read More

First International Snakehead Symposium

Mark your calendars for the First International Snakehead Symposium, at the Alexandrian in Old Town Alexandria from July 17-19, 2018. Join us for talks and posters about Snakeheads! This will be a great opportunity to present on Snakehead research, network, and enjoy all Alexandria has to offer. Click here for more information. Read More

Second Call!!! Annual VC-AFS Meeting

The Virginia Chapter of the American Fisheries Society would like to announce it’s second call for papers and posters. There will be a Workshop this year.  There will also be the typical poster session and talks given throughout the meeting.  However, NEW this year is our Lightning Round – not unlike the Family Feud Lightning... Read More

Meeting Announcement & First Call for Papers

Hither Ye – Hither Ye Tis that time of the year again folks…… the time to cometh together as  professionals of fisheries in Virginia & North Carolina.  This year’s meeting wilt beest a joint gathering between the Virginia and North Carolina AFS Chapters to beest held in historic Danville, Va. March 15-17,  in the year... Read More

Chapter Offers Summer Education Workshop

The Virginia Chapter AFS is offering a workshop Thursday, August 6.  The course will cover the up an coming topic of social media in the natural resources field. Registration will take place the day of the event on the campus of JMU in Harrisonburg, VA.  The workshop will be held in the Bioscience building room #2009.  Parking is... Read More