Category: Announcements

Special Travel Award Portland 2015

Introduced Fish Section of the American Fisheries Society Special Student Travel Award Sponsored by The Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center The Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center, in partnership with the Introduced Fish...

2015 IFS Symposium

Introduced Fish Symposium – Portland 2015 Working with Partners Across Large Landscapes: AIS Technology, Outreach and Management Sponsored By: Introduced Fish Section Once aquatic invasive species (AIS) become established, large aquatic ecosystems offer these...

Upcoming Symposium

Culture, Biology, and Management Of Asian Carps In North America.– The Introduced Fish Section, in conjunction with the Fish Culture Section is hosting the symposium entitled Culture, Biology, and Management Of Asian Carps In...

Website and LISTSERV News

The section maintains a website and list serve.  Thank you to Emily Haug who serves as the section’s web developer. The section has been successful in maintaining 200+ members, but only half are on...

Splitting Treasurer and Secretary Position Into Two

To enable us to better share information with the section, and to better meet the increased technological responsibilities of the section, we are now working on splitting the treasurer and secretary position into two. ...

Establishment of Introduced Fish Section Award

The section has approved a special recognition award for different categories related to excellence in outreach, journalism, and research.  The names of two nominees were submitted, and the process of recognition of the nominees...

Introduced Fish Historical Highlight!

Richard “Dick” Rule was one of the first fish commissioners in Arizona.  Back then, in the early 1880’s, the job of a fish commissioner was to promote stocking nonnative fishes in nearby rivers, lakes...