MFS facilitates...

MFS members wish to attain further knowledge about marine fisheries and to identify and publicize issues and problems related to development and management of marine fisheries.

MFS Communicates...

Through Business Meetings and Governing Board Reports, Newsletters, and the Website:

  • To encourage and facilitate the exchange of knowledge and ideas
  • To update members on current research, issues, publications, and meetings
  • To inform members about Section and AFS business and concerns
  • MFS Fosters...

    The exchange of knowledge and ideas through:

  • Organizing meetings and symposia, usually at the AFS Annual Meeting
  • Publishing conference and symposia proceedings
  • Ad-hoc committees created to comment on specific issues