Parent Organization: Non-Affiliated Groups

       The mission of AFS, UIUC subunit 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.

       AFS is an organization open to undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students, as well as faculty and professionals alike who share an interest or seek to gain experience in fisheries or aquatic sciences. The objectives of the UIUC student sub chapter are: 1) to seek and assemble those interested in fisheries science, conservation, and activities; 2) provide field experience to those seeking a profession in the field or those who enjoy being on the water; 3) educate and provide connections to professionals through monthly meetings featuring guest speakers; 4) aid our community by providing a childrens fishing clinic and other philanthropic events.  


Contact: David at dbogner2@illinois.edu with any questions or to be added to the AFS listserv.