The mission of Chapters within the American Fisheries Society is to advance Society goals by coordinating member activities related to information exchange, outreach, and aquatic stewardship within their geographic region, including coordinating with appropriate local, provincial, and state-level government and nongovernmental agencies and organizations. Chapters serve member needs in local and provincial/state areas and represent those needs to the Division leadership. The California-Nevada Chapter is one of the largest in AFS with more than 400 members. Get involved!

Chapter Elections Results 2019!

In summer 2019 the Chapter elected two new Executive Officers, to the offices of President and Treasurer. Congratulations to incoming President-Elect Dave Lentz, and the incoming Treasurer Jose Setka! Thank-you to all the candidates who threw their hats into the ring! We offer a huge thank-you to outgoing Past-President Laurie Earley and Treasurer Jim Hobbs... Read More

Student Volunteers for AFS/TWS Reno-Tahoe Conference!

Calling all students! AFS is in need of some more dedicated students to help with conference tasks. Volunteers will be paid $10 per hour. To sign up, please visit and select the shifts of your choice. Please use an email address that you check frequently, as communications will run through the linked email. For... Read More

Cal-Neva Mixer, Sept. 18

Hey Fish Heads! It is time for our first o-FISh-al Fish Mix!  Come meet and  chit chat with your fellow fish heads. Wednesday, September 18, 6:00-9:00 PM, at The Barn, 985 River Front Street, West Sacramento, CA. See the event flyer here. Facebook: Read More