Submit your Abstract today to the Washington-British Columbia Chapter of AFS

The Washington-British Columbia Chapter of the American Fisheries Society invites you to submit your abstracts for presentations at the 2018 Annual General Meeting in Kelowna, BC, March 19 - 22, 2018.

The theme this year is: “40 Years of Fish and Fisheries in the Pacific Northwest”

They have organized several exciting and informative symposia for the meeting this year and encourage you to submit your abstracts associated with any one of their session topics. To date, they have organized sessions focused on:

1) Methods for communicating results, probability, risk, and uncertainty to managers and the general public
2) The future of bull trout populations and management in British Columbia and Washington
3) 40 years of change in Pacific Northwest fisheries management
4) River connectivity: Technical, cultural and biological aspects of fish passage and reintroduction
5) Hatchery reform progress and innovation
6) The water use planning experience and lessons learned at BC Hydro facilities
7) Sockeye salmon in the Okanagan Basin
8) Sockeye salmon in the Pacific Northwest
9) General submissions/contributed papers
10) Poster session

You may request your abstract be considered for any of these symposia topics, or as a general submission if you wish. We encourage early submission, but will accept abstracts until February 15, 2018.

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