Call For Papers: 2017 NCAFS Annual Meeting

2017 Meeting of the NC Chapter of the American Fisheries Society

New Bern Riverfront Convention Center
New Bern, NC – February 14-16, 2017


New Bern Convention Center

New Bern Convention Center

Students and professionals are invited to submit abstracts for presentation at our 2017 Annual Chapter Meeting.  Important event details, including registration information, are now available online here.

Topics addressing any aspect of fisheries and related aquatic sciences are welcomed, including, but not limited to, management, research, conservation, outreach and education.  Both 20-min and 5-min “lightning” talks will be accepted.

Download the flyer with submission & Continuing Education workshop details.

Current draft schedule includes:

  • Feb. 14th (evening):  Oyster Roast/Social
  • Feb. 15th
    • (morning): Mussel Identification Workshop
    • (afternoon): Presentations/Business Meeting
    • (evening): Dinner/Raffle
  • Feb. 16th: Presentations/Awards

How to submit an abstract:

  1. Complete the abstract submission form (click here to download)
  2. Attach the abstract submission form to an email with the subject line “NCAFS Meeting 2017 Abstract”.
  3. Email the form to Program Committee Chair Corey Oakley at corey.oakley@ncwildlife.org.

Important dates:

  1. Submit your abstract by January 15, 2017.
  2. Authors will be notified of abstract receipt/acceptance by January 31, 2017.
  3. Abstracts submitted after the deadline may be presented as a poster.

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