Vote for Student Representative

Students, now is the time to vote for your Student Representative.  Your current Representative, Jane Sullivan, is  running for a second term or you can write-in your own candidate.  Vote here:

Voting is open through July 21 and you must be a student in good standing with either a recognized WDAFS Student Subunit or WDAFS Chapter to be eligible to vote.

Western Division Officer Elections

It’s the election time for the Western Division officers and we’ve got great candidates for Vice President and Secretary-Treasurer.  Per our procedures manual, electronic elections must be open for 30 days so in this case, you can make your choices for Vice President and Secretary-Treasurer from June 1-30th, 2015.  Our officer candidates for Vice President include Brian Missildine from the Washington-British Columbia Chapter and Jackie Watson from the Utah Chapter.  Additionally we’ve got Travis Neebling from the Colorado-Wyoming Chapter willing to put in another two years as Secretary-Treasurer.  Please click on the candiate’s names for their candidate statements.  Click here to vote.  Note that you must be a current (dues paid) member of the American Fisheries Society and a Chapter within the Western Division to be eligible to vote.
Please take advantage of this opportunity to choose your officers for the Division!!  Thank you and best wishes, Pam Sponholtz (Past President, WDAFS).

WDAFS Statement on the Proposed Susitna-Watana Hydropower Project

The Western Division has issued a statement letter on the proposed Susitna-Watana Hydropower Project.  This letter can be found here.  Any questions or comments should be addressed to the Western Division President, Hilda Sexauer.

2015 Western Division AFS Meeting

The Western Division is proud to announce that the 2015 Annual Meeting will be held in Portland, Oregon, August 16-20, 2015.  This meeting will be held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the Society.  More details can be found here.  We hope to see you there!