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Time to Recognize a Colleague or Organization: Cal-Neva AFS Chapter Call for Award Nominations — Deadline July 15, 2019

Each year the Cal-Neva Chapter award individuals and entities for their professional achievement, service, and contributions to fisheries science and the profession.  Please consider recognizing a worthy person or group for one of the Cal-Neva Awards.  To nominate an individual or group for one of the awards, please provide a one-page summary of the contributions... Read More

Elections for President and Treasurer

Let your voice be heard! In 2019 the Chapter will elect two new Executive Officers, to the offices of President and Treasurer. Electronic voting will open on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 9:00 am PST and will close on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 5:00 pm PST. We are fortunate to have the following candidates.... Read More

Important Update to Cal-Neva Travel Awards!

Now due JUNE 18, 2019! The Cal-Neva Chapter is aiming to help more of its members to attend the special Joint Annual Conference of the AFS and TWS in Reno, NV from September 29 – October 3, 2019. The 2019 Cal-Neva Semi-Annual Travel Awards will be adjusted to provide additional awards. There will be two... Read More

April President’s Message

When I sat down to write my message for this newsletter, I had a bit of writer’s block. Those that know me know it’s a fairly rare occurrence that I can’t think of something to say. Then it occurred to me that the reason I was having trouble is that we have so much going... Read More

Why You Should Attend the AFS-TWS Meeting in Reno!

It will be historic! The first joint meeting of the AFS and The Wildlife Society. Two joint plenary sessions. Four field trips. Six plenary sessions total. Fifteen continuing education courses. Over 90 symposia. Over 2,000 oral and poster presentations. Up to 4,000 attendees. And with the all-inclusive Welcome Social on Sunday evening, the Tradeshow and... Read More

Pinot & Pikeminnow: Second Annual Native Fishes Workshop

Undaunted by Mother Nature’s incessant assault on our first attempt at a second annual native fishes workshop, the Native Fishes Committee is planning the “Second Annual Native Fishes Workshop” highlighting the Russian River.  This workshop will include talks on a spectacular array of charismatic species including Sacramento pikeminnow, Hitch, Russian River Tule Perch, and Pacific lamprey. ... Read More

AFS Cal-Neva Semi-Annual Travel Award!

Travel Awards 2019  The AFS California-Nevada Chapter (Cal-Neva) is announcing the 2019 Semi Annual Travel Award. The Semi Annual Travel Award provides monetary awards for deserving applicants to support their attendance at the American Fisheries Society and The Wildlife Society 2019 Joint Annual Conference but may also be used to support attendance at other conferences,... Read More