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Reminder: Travel Awards 2019 applications are due Feb. 8

This is a reminder that the application period for the AFS California-Nevada Chapter (Cal-Neva) Travel Awards closes on February 8, 2019! Travel support of up to $500.00 will be made available for up to two successful applicants for 2019.  The awards provide monetary support for deserving applicants to support their attendance of conferences, annual meetings, or... Read More

January President’s Message

Happy New Year, Cal-Neva Chapter! As we dive into 2019, it’s hard for me to fathom that I’m already nearly a third of the way through my term as President. Past-President Laurie Earley told me while I was developing my to-do list and preparing to take the reins that a year sounds like a long... Read More

Travel Awards 2019 – Applications due Feb. 8

The application period for the AFS California-Nevada Chapter (Cal-Neva) Travel Awards is now open! Travel support of up to $500.00 will be made available for up to two successful applicants for 2019.  The awards provide monetary support for deserving applicants to support their attendance of conferences, annual meetings, or workshops. Applicants who are active in fisheries,... Read More

Reno-Tahoe Extended Deadlines

Due to the federal government shutdown, TWS/AFS have extended the submission deadlines for symposia proposals, continuing education course and workshop proposals, and paper/poster abstracts for the 2019 Reno-Tahoe joint conference with The Wildlife Society. Go here (https://afstws2019.org/afs-calls-guidelines/) to learn more. And please join the new Reno-Tahoe 2019 Facebook group, where you can collaborate with TWS... Read More

AFS/TWS National Meeting in Reno, 2019 – Call for Symposia Proposals

Time to start planning for the 2019 Joint AFS-TWS Reno-Tahoe meeting next September! Online submission for symposium proposals opens on Friday, December 14. In the meantime, go here (https://afstws2019.org/afs-call-for-papers/) to learn more about the meeting. And please join the new Reno-Tahoe 2019 Facebook group (fishnwild) where you can collaborate with TWS colleagues on joint symposia... Read More

Incoming President’s Message – Steve Brumbaugh

How many times have we all heard the phrase, “it’s all about your perspective”? It is a pretty simple phrase, yet it’s relevance spans all facets of life. Things can be viewed either as hardship or as a challenge and character builder. A tough climb becomes another downhill slope when you look down from the... Read More