Michigan Chapter of the American Fisheries Society 2022 Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting of the Michigan Chapter of the American Fisheries Society will be held in person Wednesday, March 16, 2022 – Friday, March 18, 2022 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.

Call for Abstracts for Oral or Poster Presentations

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 2022 annual meeting to help advance conservation and management of Michigan’s aquatic resources.  We will hold both oral and poster presentation sessions.  Submissions from students and early-career professionals are especially encouraged.

Meeting Format

We are planning an in-person only format for the 2022 MI AFS meeting.  Additional information about meeting safety protocols will be shared when meeting registration is available after the New Year.

Abstract Deadline:  *EXTENDED* through 28 January 2022.

Please submit abstract HERE. Please note: 2000 character limit.

You will be notified of abstract acceptance in February 2022.  Please contact Kevin Kapuscinski at [email protected] for questions about abstract submittal.


A block of rooms is reserved at the Holiday Inn Express, Sault Ste. Marie, for $105 per night. Rooms must be reserved before 28 Feb. Please call 906-632-3999 to reserve your room and reference the MI Chapter of the American Fisheries Society.

Tentative Schedule, 16-18 March 2022, Lake Superior State University

Date Event Location
16 Continuing education Center for Freshwater research and Education
17 Oral Presentations Cisler Center
17 (evening) Poster Presentations & SocialCenter for Freshwater research and Education
18 Oral Presentations Cisler Center

AFS Meetings Code of Conduct

AFS Code of Conduct Reporting Form

Information for Presenters 

Registration and lodging information coming soon!