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SFS Annual Meeting

2018 SFS Annual Meeting - Detroit, Michigan
-annual meeting details

Abstract submissions due
January 26, 2018

Abstracts for the 2018 SFS Annual Meeting are due Friday, January 26, 2018. Per SFS policy, only one paper per first author with be accepted. In addition, it is SFS policy that all presenters must register for the conference. The theme of the 2018 Meeting is "Navigating Boundaries in Freshwater Science." For more information about abstract submission and to submit an abstract please click here.

2018 SFS Endowment Student Awards For Graduate Students & Undergraduates: Applications Due January 31, 2018

Calling all students interested in attending SFS 2018 in Detroit! Applications for 2018 SFS Endowment Awards, including the Undergraduate Travel Awards, are due January 31, 2018. Applications can be submitted online through the SFS Endowment Student Awards website. For more information, please visit the following link: SFS Student Endowment Awards.

Call for Nominations for SFS Awards: Submission Due March 15, 2018

Please nominate your esteemed and deserving colleagues! The SFS Awards Submission Portal is now open at this link for the following awards: Award of Excellence; Environmental Stewardship Award; Distinguished Service Award; and the Hynes Award for New Investigators. If you encounter difficulties in submitting nominations for any of these awards, contact sfsmembership@usu.edu.

2018 Membership Renewal

If you have ever been a member of SFS please click the "Renew your membership" link below. If you have never been a member of SFS, please click the new member link below.

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  • The President's Environment: What's New? more
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  • 2018 Benthic Ecology Meeting (BEM) in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA: 28-30 March 2018.


  • The deadline to submit proposals for AQUATROP Special Sessions or Symposiums is now November 17, 2017

  • SFS joins CASS in condemning silencing of EPA scientists

  • Andy Leidolf appointed as SFS Executive Director



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Volume 36 Issue 4

Making Waves: The SFS Podcast

Episode 27: Animal Migrations and Freshwater Nutrient Subsidies , Amanda Subalusky
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