Puerto Rico 2018 Second Call for Papers!

Second Call for Papers

Southern Division American Fisheries
Society Annual Meeting

March 7–11, 2018
Intercontinental Hotel
San Juan, Puerto Rico


The Meeting is On!

Join the Puerto Rico Chapter of AFS in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to exchange ideas about the latest fisheries science and foster collegial support in a unique tropical seaside setting!


Extended Submission Deadlines
Symposium proposals: December 1, 2017
All abstracts (symposium and contributed): January 15, 2018

Please submit symposium proposals and abstracts online at


 Early registration discount ends February 5, 2018

(Professional early $195 vs late $250; Student early $85 vs late $135).

Reserve your discounted hotel room at $195/night until February 5, 2018.

Members from all AFS divisions and international scientists are encouraged to attend and share their science.  The meeting will be student-friendly with opportunities for free student lodging, student–mentor lunch, socials, and a Best Student Presentation Symposium.  For more information, please contact the Program Committee.

Symposia and Oral Abstracts: Tom Kwak, [email protected]
Craig Lilyestrom, [email protected]
  Poster Abstracts: Vilmarie Román, [email protected]
Alexandra Galindo, [email protected]
Continuing Education Workshops:   Steve Lochmann, [email protected]


Up-to-date meeting information, including abstract submission, lodging, registration, meeting schedule, and tourism, will be available on the meeting website: