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North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission Wins 2013 SFR Award for Best Research Project

President Stone presents SFR award.  L to R: David Hart – fisheries technician, Corey Oakley – Piedmont research coordinator, Jessica Baumann – district fisheries biologist, president Stone, Brian McRae – Piedmont fisheries supervisor. Using the DIDSON to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Different Fish Attractors in Turbid Reservoirs Download the nomination documentation NC_SFR award_DIDSON_Fish Attractor  ... Read More

Who We Are

              The Fisheries Administration Section of the American Fisheries Society is an association of members who administer state, federal, and provincial fishery agencies and fisheries programs; and who wish to encourage timely discussions and exchanges of information on issues that impact fishery management programs and fishery users. Read More

Nebraska Game and Parks Commission receives 2013 SFR Award

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission receives the Outstanding SFR Award in the category of Sport Fishery Development and Management: Habitat.  Mike Stone presents the award.  (from left to right): Steve Satra – Program Specialist, Don Gabelhouse – Fish Chief, Mike Stone- President of FAS, Director Jim Douglas, Commission Chairman Norris Marshall. •Project: Download nomination... Read More

Fall 2005

Fall 2005 Annual Meeting Minutes—Sunday, September 11, 2005 Anchorage Hilton – Alaska Room Welcome and Introductions Doug Stang called the meeting to order at 1:02 PM. A quorum (17 members) was present. News from AFS Jan Lubeck gave the annual report on the Hutton program. Danielle Hawkins is the new program assistant. Last year, the... Read More

2005 Awards

2005 Sport Fishery Development and Management Outstanding SFR Project of the Year Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries – Laurel Bed Lake Restoration Low pH and unbalanced fish populations severely limited fishing opportunities at Laurel Bed Lake, a 133-hectare impoundment in Russell County, Virginia. The reservoir was constructed in 1967 and a brook trout fishery provided... Read More