Category: Newsletter

Fall 2021 Newsletter

President’s Message The Recovering America’s Wildlife Act continues to gain support. If you would like background information about the bill check out the AFS webpage. The House bill, H.R. 2773, now has numerous co-sponsors...

Summer 2021 Newsletter

President’s Message The Recovering America’s Wildlife Act was recently re-introduced in this Congress and would provide $1.4 billion in dedicated annual funding to state and tribal fish and wildlife agencies.  The Chapter has sent...

Spring 2021 Newsletter

President’s Message Thanks to all the folks that helped make our first virtual chapter meeting successful. The online meeting platform was not what I had in mind when I became President-Elect. Ever-changing plans and...

Winter 2020 Newsletter

Download the .pdf edition: President’s Message The year is drawing to a close and so is my tenure as NCAFS president. This has been one of the strangest years in our lives. It is...

Fall 2020 Newsletter

Download the .pdf edition: President’s Message Fall has started and I hope the cooler air and water temperatures are getting you excited for the change in seasons. Many of you are gearing up for...

Fall 2019 Newsletter

Download the .pdf edition: President’s Message During my last President’s Message, I challenged each of us to think about how we’re addressing our individual passions towards aquatic resources. I hope that you had an...

Summer 2019 Newsletter

Download the .pdf edition: President’s Message It seems like it happens every year, but I turn around and find myself in the heat of summer wondering where half of the year has gone. Not...

Winter 2018 Newsletter

Download the .pdf edition: President’s Message On behalf of the NCAFS EXCOM, I hope that everyone had a memorable holiday and enjoyed the opportunity to spend time with family and friends! As we enter...

Fall 2018 Newsletter

Download the .pdf edition: President’s Message I suspect that Hurricane Florence was an unwelcomed visitor for most of us. Unfortunately, many North Carolina communities were severely impacted by Hurricane Florence, so I hope everyone...

Summer 2018 Newsletter

Download the .pdf edition: President’s Message For me, this spring and early summer was quite reminiscent of the 2013 field season, which was delayed considerably by weekly storms and associated turbid waters. In such...