American Fisheries Society

Includes 8,000+ members from around the world, including fisheries managers, biologists, professors, ecologists, aquaculturists, economists, engineers, geneticists, and social scientists. Promotes scientific research and sustainable management of fisheries resources. Publishes five of the world’s leading fish journals, and many renowned books. Organizes scientific meetings where new results are reported and discussed. Encourages comprehensive education and professional development for fisheries professionals.