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ASIH Blog Posts on Diversity and Code of Conduct

Date Posted: 14 Jul 2017 (Show details)

Joint Summer Meeting, North Central Division of AFS

Date Posted: 19 May 2017 (Show details)

The Joint Summer Meeting of the American Fisheries Society's Centrarchid Technical Committee, Esocid Technical Committee, and the Walleye Technical Committee will be held at McQuoids Inn, Isle, Minnesota, from July 18-20, 2017. A workshop entitled “Managing Walleye fisheries under adversity and change: A case history of Mille Lacs” will be held Tuesday, July 18th. The Joint Meeting will include a BBQ social Tuesday evening, a full day of presentations on Wednesday, a dinner social Wednesday evening, and a half day of presentations/business meetings on Thursday.

 More information about McQuoids Inn is available at www.mcquoidsinn.com or  (800) 862-3535.

Jean Richard Dunn passed away 22 March 2017

Date Posted: 24 Mar 2017 (Show details)

Jean Richard Dunn, retired Research Fishery Biologist, Alaska Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, Seattle, and Affiliate Professor, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington, passed away 22 March 2017.

Stan Weitzman passed away February 16, 2017

Date Posted: 16 Feb 2017 (Show details)

Stan Weitzman, Research Scientist Emeritus at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, passed away 16 February 2017.

2017 Desert Tortoise Council Symposium

Date Posted: 12 Jan 2017 (Show details)

The 42nd Annual Symposium of the Desert Tortoise Council is scheduled for February 24–26, 2017 at Sam’s Town in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Desert Tortoise Council is a private, non-profit organization comprised of hundreds of professionals and laypersons who share a common concern for desert tortoises in the wild and a commitment to advancing the public’s understanding of the species.

 

The 2017 Program will have sessions on renewable energy development and tortoise translocation, the latest research on deer in the arid Southwest, the Sonoran desert tortoise, the evolution of Gopherus and other topics. 

three small frogs (Pseudacris ornata) in the palm of a hand
Gila Monster