The Mid-Atlantic Chapter invites you to attend the 148th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society – Communicating the Science of Fisheries Conservation to Diverse Audiences. The meeting will take place in Atlantic City, New Jersey from August 19-23, 2018. There is plenty to see and do in this exciting city. From beaches and boardwalks, to fishing and amusement parks, Atlantic City has something for everyone. The video below highlights some of the fun activities that AC has to offer and includes a message from AFS Past President (and New Jersey native) Joe Margraf.
Greetings from Atlantic City, New Jersey! The American Fisheries Society and the Mid-Atlantic Chapter are excited to host the 148th AFS Annual Meeting at the Atlantic City Convention Center from August 19–23, 2018. Atlantic City will be an attractive venue to unveil this year’s conference theme, “Communicating the Science of Fisheries Conservation to Diverse Audiences.” We foresee a wide range of sessions that span interdisciplinary research and management approaches to improve aquatic resources. We will also solicit a diverse set of symposia topics, contributed papers, and posters that will benefit broad audiences with the aim of advancing the science of fisheries ecology, conservation, and management.