Professional Societies

Professional Societies

There are many benefits to joining a professional society and if you decide to join, your membership fee for The Fisheries and Wildlife Club is waived! For the American Fisheries Society, The Wildlife Society, and The Coastal Society, the FW CLub has a designated liaison and more information about them can be found under their leadership profile. A few of the benefits Include:

  • Learn how professional societies operate and partake in their mission to assist in professional development, disseminate fish and wildlife science, and help advocate for the conservation of species and their habitats
  • Be eligible for national scholarships and awards
  • Receive monthly and quarterly publications
  • Join a working group such as Student Professional Development or Forestry and Wildlife
  • Apply for professional certification
  • Reduced Annual Meeting registration fees at the National Conferences
  • Get discounts on books, journals and special publications
  • Become part of a community of professionals with common interests

Learn about all the benefits here:

American Fisheries Society 

American Fisheries Society – Oregon Chapter

The Wildlife Society 

The Wildlife Society – Oregon Chapter 

The Coastal Society