34th Annual Tidewater AFS Meeting

Hampton, Virginia

March 12-14, 2020

Visit the MEETING PAGE to register and plan your trip. Some information may not be available at this time. Check back for updates. QR code is connected to the Registration page.

Early registration ends on February 20.

Late registration is from 2/21-28. 

Registration from 2/29 forward, contact Jan McDowell or register at meeting.

The Awards & Scholarship Committee is accepting nominations for the following awards: Conservation, Excellence in Fisheries Education, and Meritorious Service Awards.

The committee is also accepting student applications for the Eileen Setzler-Hamilton Memorial Scholarship. DOWNLOAD the application here.

Please submit your nominations and student applications to Sara Mirabilio by February 7, 2020.

For nominations, include a brief description to why you think they deserve the award.



The mission of the American Fisheries Society is to improve the conservation and sustainability of fishery resources and aquatic ecosystems by advancing fisheries and aquatic science and promoting the development of fisheries professionals. 

The Tidewater Chapter is composed of members of the fisheries community from Maryland, Virginia and North Carolina.  The Tidewater Chapter membership is quite diverse with expertise ranging from inland to offshore fisheries.