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NCD-AFS President’s Blog

The November 2017 issue of the North Central Division’s President’s Blog has been posted on the NCD website. The current NCD President is Mark Pyron, Professor at Ball State University in Indiana.  Check out his musings.

AFS-OC Membership Update

As of November 8 2017, the Ontario Chapter has 168 paid members! The membership includes 72 regular, 49 student, 36 young professional, 8 retired and 3 life members. Have you renewed your membership for 2018? Are you a member yet? If not, see  the Become a Member page to find out why you should join today. Beginning in January […]

AFS-OC Fall Evening Social

American Fisheries Society Ontario Chapter Invites you to a Fall Evening Social Special Guest Speaker: Dr. Nick Mandrak, Associate Professor, University of Toronto “Reflections on a 30-year Career in the Great Lakes Basin” Date: Thursday, November 16th, 2017 Time: 5:30 – 9:30 pm Location: The Auk’s Lodge, FSA Fleming College, 200 Albert Street South, Lindsay […]

AFS-OC Fall Seminar (via WebEx)

American Fisheries Society Ontario Chapter Fall Seminar “Ontario Department of Planning and Development Conservation Report Data Inform Fisheries Management 30 and 60 Years Later” Lecturer: Nicholas E. Mandrak, University of Toronto Date: Wednesday, December 13th 2017 Time: 1:00 pm Location: WebEx Contact: Brian Morrison bmorrison@grca.on.ca to register See flyer.

Employment Opportunities – Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters

The OFAH currently has two fisheries-related positions open, with a third position to be posted in December. First is the Atlantic Salmon Restoration Program Coordinator.  This is a full-time permanent position based in Peterborough that offers unique and diverse opportunities leading this program for us.  For those who don’t know me, and for those who do, I’m the […]

AFS-OC Executive Committee Election

Following a call for nominations for the 2017-18 Ontario Chapter Executive Committee, one candidate came forward for the position of President-Elect and one candidate came forward for the position of Secretary. The term of office for President-Elect is one year, leading to the position of President the following year and Past-President the year after that. […]

New Student Subunit Executive

Introducing the new AFS-OC Student Subunit Executive. PRESIDENT – Jacqueline Chapman is a PhD candidate in the Cooke Lab and has been involved with student subunit for over 3 years. She was the VP last year and has lots of experience and ideas for this upcoming year. VICE PRESIDENT – Michael Lawrence is also a PhD candidate […]

New Link – Computation and Interpretation of Biological Statistics of Fish Populations

A link to Computation and Interpretation of Biological Statistics of Fish Populations has been added to the Links page under the Ontario Fishes Archives category. Fisheries Research Board of Canada Bulletin 191, was written by William E. Ricker. Published in 1975, this book is one the most highly cited scientific references in the field of fisheries.  Provided by Fisheries and […]