Fish Habitat Section of the American Fisheries Society

HABITAT SUBSECTION BEST STUDENT PAPERS, 2019

Announcing the winners for the 2019 AFS Habitat Subsection’s Best Student Paper Award. The students presented at the 149th meeting of the American Fisheries Society in Reno, Nevada this October. High-fives all around, great...

Announcing the National Fish Habitat Partnership

The Fish Habitat Section of the American Fisheries Society occupies a seat on the National Fish Habitat Partnership (NFHP) board. We are proud to share that this partnership is providing more than $18 million...

Habitat Sponsored Symposia- Wednesday Oct 2- AFS Reno

10/2/2019 10:10 am – 11:50 am Challenges, Opportunities, and Innovation in Crustacean Fisheries (hosted by AFS) Reno-Sparks CC  Reno-Sparks Convention Center, D1 10/2/2019 8:00 am – 11:50 am Innovations in Fisheries Bioengineering – Blending...

HABITAT SPONSORED PROGRAMS-MONDAY 9/30-AFS RENO

Click on symposium title for more detailed information! Date Time  Symposium Location  Session  9/30/2019 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Beaver Mediated Restoration and Management in Riverscapes Reno-Sparks CC  Reno-Sparks Convention Center, A19 8128 9/30/2019...

Context is important for fish habitat selection

Fish use different habitats based on habitat characteristics, such as vegetation type or bottom composition. Ecologists have long believed that these habitat characteristics determine the makeup of a fish community. Therefore, our idea of...