Call for Papers and Posters

Call for Papers and Posters

Western Division American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting

“Change, Challenge, and Opportunity in Fisheries: Fishing for Solutions”

May 21-25, 2018
Egan Center
Anchorage, Alaska

First Call for Oral and Poster Presentations

The annual Western Division American Fisheries Society will be hosted by the Alaska
Chapter American Fisheries Society and will be take place during 21-25 May 2018 at the
Egan Center in Anchorage, Alaska. Contributed paper and poster submissions will open
January 21, 2018 and abstracts will be due by March 5, 2018.


Please note:

Abstracts for oral and poster presentations are limited to 300 words or less.

Symposia presenters: During your submission you will have the option to identify your symposium. Please contact your respective chairperson with specific questions regarding symposia.

Contributed oral presentations: Please select “Contributed Paper” from the list of Symposia during the submission process.  Alternatively, if you feel your abstract fits into one of the pre-determined symposia topics please check the appropriate box.  Note: assignment of contributed papers to symposia will be at the discretion of the Program Committee and Symposia Chairs.

Questions about contributed paper, symposia, and poster abstracts can be directed to Lisa Stuby at: