Michigan Chapters of the American Fisheries Society and the Wildlife Society 2023 Joint Annual Meeting

Hello MI AFS members!  Are you conducting research on fishes, habitat, or resource users?  Conducting a scientific evaluation of a habitat restoration project, management plan, or regulation change?  Come share your work with fellow members at the 2023 joint annual meeting with the wildlife society to help advance conservation and management of Michigan’s aquatic and terrestrial resources.  We will hold both oral and poster presentation sessions.  Submissions from students and early-career professionals are especially encouraged.

AFS Meetings Code of Conduct

Presentation Guidelines

AFS Code of Conduct Reporting Form

Abstract Submissions

Please submit abstracts here. Abstract submission closes on 24 February 2023!


Registration for the 2023 MIAFS/MITWS Joint Annual Meeting is now open! Please register here. Early registration is open through 22 February 2023

Registration Fees:

Student: $50
Member: $150
Non-member: $200


A block of rooms has been reserved at Shanty Creek Resort. Visit this link to schedule by February 22,2023.

Continuing Education – Registration for courses can be found in the conference registration link above.  Please contact Emily Martin if you plan to attend a continuing education workshop, but are not attending the in-person meeting. 

Freshwater Mussel Identification Test

Introduction to Knot Tying Course

Safety in the Field Course