About Us

The Utah Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is an organization composed of professional fisheries biologists,scientists,and policy makers interested in promoting the well-being of Utah’s fisheries and aquatic resources through scientific advancement and enhancement of the public’s appreciation and understanding of the aquatic world,its biological diversity,its fishery communities,and its ecological processes.

The mission of the American Fisheries Society 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.