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Creating a Fisheries Mosaic: Connections Across Jurisdictions,
Disciplines, and Cultures

The time is fast approaching for the 135th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, co-convening with the annual meetings of the Western Division and Alaska Chapter, along with the Lowell Wakefield Symposium! The meeting is in Anchorage, 10-15 September 2005 and will be held at the Egan Convention Center, the Center for Performing Arts and the Hilton Hotel.

spiny lumpsucker Awards for Best Paper and Posters

The Program

Meeting Schedule
Guidelines for Presenters - Notice to Oral Presenters

Registration starts at noon, Saturday, September 10th at the Egan Convention Center

Maps of Anchorage and the venues

Bill's Picks - Bill Wilson's (General Committee Chair) favorite things to do in downtown Anchorage

Take Home a Memory

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Notice! The AFS room blocks are now full! Check the Lodging page for alternative hotels to try.

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More about the meeting theme (including Plenary Speakers)

Volunteers Still Needed

The 2005 Meeting of the American Fisheries Society will be dedicated to the memory of Dr. Molly Ahlgren who died suddenly in late November 2004. Molly was a member of the AFS 2005 Planning Committee and was coordinating student programs for the meeting. She was also an active AFS Alaska Chapter member and a vibrant member of the community of Sitka and a Professor at Sheldon Jackson College. She will be greatly
Molly Ahlgren Memorial

Anchorage as seen from Westchester Lagoon

American Fisheries Society
135th Annual Meeting
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