The American Fisheries Society is a non-profit organization whose mission is to improve the conservation and sustainability of fishery resources and aquatic ecosystems by advancing fisheries and aquatic science and promoting the development of fisheries professionals.
The organizational documents that guide Chapter governance and operations include:
- Bylaws of the California-Nevada Chapter of the American Fisheries Society
- Procedures Manual (in revision)
- 2016 Strategic Plan
In order to assess its progress towards achieving its mission, the Chapter conducted a review of its activities that supported the 2016 Strategic Plan. The assessment is presented in the performance Report Card on the 2016 Strategic Plan.