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Not a member of the American Fisheries Society?
As a member of the American Fisheries Society, you gain online access to all American Fisheries Society publications, and access to a network of fisheries professionals in North America and abroad. You also qualify for the reduced registration rate for AFS members at the Idaho Chapter of the American Fisheries Society annual meetings. An AFS membership is necessary to hold an executive committee position and participate in elections for those positions.
Prices are outlined below. More information about membership and instructions to join can be found here.

Students $25
Young Professionals $50
Regular Member $95
Retired $50
Life Membership $1,737
Low and Middle Income Countries $10

Latest News

December 2021 newsletter

August 2021 newsletter

February 2021 newsletter

2022 Call for Award Nominations

We are too! ……. BUT……. there have been NO (ZERO) official nominations for the Lifetime Achievement Award, Outstanding Fisheries Professional, Outstanding Mentor, Excellence in Aquaculture, and Aquatic Habitat Award. We all know colleagues in our Chapter that are well deserving of this recognition. Please take the time to keep our close-knit family even closer by showing how much we truly appreciate the work they do to advance our State’s fisheries profession. We will extend the deadline for these Awards until January 31st.
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Upcoming Events

2022 ICAFS annual Meeting
March 1-4, 2022
being held at
The Shoshone-Bannock Casino Hotel
in Fort Hall

For Lodging Information click Here

Last Call For Abstracts

The deadline for abstract submissions is
5:00 p.m. Mountain time on Friday, January 28.
Please use the following link to submit your abstract for the 2022 Annual ICAFS Meeting
2022 ICAFS Submission Form
(you will be directed to a Google Form).

Sturgeon Level Sponsors

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