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!

Reno-Tahoe Extended Deadlines

Due to the federal government shutdown, TWS/AFS have extended the 2019 symposia proposal and abstract submission deadlines for the Reno-Tahoe joint conference with The Wildlife Society. Go here ( to learn more. And please join the new Reno-Tahoe 2019 Facebook group, where you can collaborate with TWS colleagues on joint symposia ideas. Read More

Cal-Neva funds student travel to Western Division Student Colloquium

The students of both the Sacramento-Davis and Santa Cruz subunits of AFS want to express our gratitude to the California-Nevada chapter for funding our travel to the AFS Western Division Student Colloquium! With the grant provided by the chapter, we were able to rent a van and carpool together to the Menucha Conference Center on... Read More