American Institute of Fisheries Research Biologists

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Briefs – the Official Newsletter of AIFRB

BRIEFS is the newsletter of the American Institute of Fishery Research Biologists.  It is published six times a year, and is intended to communicate the professional activities and accomplishments of the Institute, its District,...



The American Institute of Fishery Research Biologists offers multiple awards for our members.  We believe our members should be recognized for their hard work, their research, their contributions, etc., from the time they are young...


In Memoriam: Hamar Midgley

Hamar Midgley 1918-2014 Famous Australian Fresh Water Fish Research – Carp Named After Midgley (photo here) Stephen Hamar Midgley, has died on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. He was aged 95. Born in Wynnum, Queensland in December,...

New England District Social

We had a successful outreach social last month. There were around 20 attendees, about a 1/4 of which were potential new student/young professional members and Steve Cadrin was a hit with his guitar!



SCIENCE & SUSTAINABILITY 2014 OCTOBER 27-30, 2014 – NEW ORLEANS JW MARRIOTT From the Gulf of Mexico to the Globe: Top Scientists Review the Status, Trends & Advancements in the Sustainability of Fisheries Our...

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Alaska Marine Science Symposium

Alaska Marine Science Symposium / January 19-22, 2015 / Hotel Captain Cook We are Pleased to Announce the AMSS 2015 Abstract Submission is OPEN Abstracts for oral and poster presentations at the 2015 Alaska...