Western Division of the American Fisheries Society Blog

Latest edition of The Tributary

The latest edition of The Tributary newsletter (Volume 47 Number 4) is now available here: https://wdafs.org/download/archive/newsletters/2024/January-2024-Vol47No4.pdf

154th AFS Annual Meeting, September 15-19, 2024

The American Fisheries Society (AFS), President Cecil Jennings, the AFS Western Division, and AFS Pacific Islands Chapter are excited to host the 154th AFS Annual Meeting, September 15-19, 2024 in Honolulu, Hawai’i. For more...

Western Division AFS New Logo Survey

SELECT THE NEW LOGO TO REPRESENT THE WDAFS – Deadline 12/1/23 The American Fisheries Society recently rebranded their logo when the Society hit it’s 150th birthday.  Following that lead and the request to incorporate...

New 2023-24 Officers

At the AFS meeting in Grand Rapids, August 20-24, 2023 the new Western Division officers transitioned into their new roles. Please welcome Eric Fetherman as Western Division President, Julie Carter as President Elect, Tim...

2023 Western Division Student Colloquium

Join us for a free, by-students for-students weekend of community-building, professional development, and fun! Who: All students in the WDAFS region (you do not need to be an AFS member to attend!) When: May 5-8, 2023 Cost: FREE, and we’ll likely...

2023 Officer elections

Voting is now open for the 2023 elections. This year we have two candidates for WDAFS Vice President and Student Representative and one candidate for Secretary-Treasurer.  Candidate biographies are included below.  Voting is open...

Bylaws Revisions Review

The Western Division is in the process of updating our Bylaws to a) reflect changes to the process of having a Western Division representative serve on the Society’s Nominating Committee recently approved by the...