2017 Annual Meeting

53rd Annual Meeting of the Dakota Chapter of the American Fisheries Society

February 21-23, 2017

Gladstone Inn, Jamestown, ND


President Casey Williams (VCSU) awarding Vice President Michael Johnson (ND Game and Fish) with the David W. Willis Young professional Award.  Not pictured: Jeremy Kientz (SD GFP) was also awarded the David W. Willis Young Professional Award.

President Casey Williams awards Calvin Rezac (SDSU) the Schmulbach Memorial Scholarship.

President Casey Williams gives Greg Simpson (SD GFP) the Past-President plaque.

The North Dakota Student Sub-Unit president, Lane Dahl (VCSU) awarded five Northern Pike Travel Scholarships this year.  Award winners were Morgan Berquist, Ben Holen, Cooper Folmer, Alexis Getzlaff and Yari Villanueva.

The winners of fish trivia at the welcome social.

President Casey Williams Awards Randy Hiltner (ND Game and Fish) the Robert Hanten Distinguished Professional Award.


Robert Klumb Memorial Scholarship winners were Nick Kludt (SDSU) and Cooper Folmer (VCSU).