Updates for Members and Partners of the Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies

  • The AFWA Strategist: Summer 2018 (July)
    Articles include brief updates on Government Affairs; Alliance for America's Fish & Wildlife; Landscape and Conservation Working Group; Senate Appropriations Committee Updates; CITES Aniamls Committee; IUCN National Committee meeting; #WildlifeIsEverywhere campaign; new AFWA employee; and job opportunities. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: Summer 2018 (June)
    Articles include brief updates on Government Affairs; Alliance for America's Fish & Wildlife; Landscape and Conservation Working Group; Senate Appropriations Committee Updates; AFWA Annual Awards; new AFWA employee; and job opportunities.  more

  • The AFWA Strategist: Spring 2018
    Articles include brief updates Government Affairs; 2016 National Survey; Alliance for America's Fish & Wildlife; USDA APHIS Changes to CWD Program Standards; Landscape Conservation Working Group; AFWA Annual Awards; and AFWA Annual Report. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: Winter/Spring 2018
    Articles include brief updates on the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act; Updates from the Executive Committee; Meetings with the Directorate and the DOI; NCLI Cohort 13; National Survey Update; the NEW AFWA Website and Legislative Updates. more 

  • The AFWA Strategist: Winter 2017-18
    Articles include brief updates on the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act; Updates from the Executive Committee; Meetings with the Directorate and Secretary Zinke; Signed Joint Memo on New State Wildlife Action Plan Revision Guidance; EPA Hosting WOTUS Webinar for State Fish & Wildlife Agencies; and Legislative Updates. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: Fall 2017
    Articles include brief updates on 2017-2018 AFWA Officers & Executive Committee; Business Meeting Resolutions; 2017 Annual Award Winners; Alliance for America's Fish & Wildlife Campaign Update; and National Survey Updates. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: Summer 2017
    Articles include brief updates on AFWA's Government Affairs, AFWA's Annual Meeting, NCLI Cohort 12, the Alliance for America's Fish & Wildlife, WMI Final TRACS Review, CITES Updates, 2017 National SWAP Meeting, International Union for Conservation of Nature, PR Modernization updates and more. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: Spring 2017
    Articles include brief updates on AFWA's Government Affairs, Blue Ribbon Panel Campaign, Project WILD, Southern Wings, 2018 Farm Bill, AFWA Annual Award Nominations and more. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: Winter 2016-17
    Articles include brief updates on AFWA's Priorities for the First 100 Days of the Trump Administration, Legislative Priorities for the 115th Congress, Executive Committee Updates, Blue Ribbon Panel Updates and more. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: Fall 2016
    Articles include brief updates on 2016-2017 AFWA Officers & Executive Committee; Business Meet Resolutions; Project WILD; Blue Ribbon Panel Updates; State Contributions to Canadian NAWCA/NAWMP Projects; 2016 Annual Award Recipients; and Water Resolution Development Act, House-Senate Continued Negotiation of the Energy-Sportsmen's Bill and 2018 Farm Bill. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: June/July 2016
    Articles include brief updates on the Vessel Incidental Discharge Act (VIDA); Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Hearing on 6/23 on the Discussion Draft Entitled the "Wildfire budgeting, Response and Forest Management Act of 2016"; Update on S. 286, Tribal Self Governance; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposed Changes to CCAAs; Salelo III; Evaluation of TRACS; Blue Ribbon Panel Updates; International Updates; and AFWA Annual Awards Nominations. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: Summer 2015
    Articles include brief updates on the reauthorization of the Sport Fish Restoration & Boating Trust Fund; Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Appropriations; State & Tribal Wildlife Grants Program FY16 Funding; ESA Petition Rule, Appropriations Amendment & MBTA/BGEPA; Blue Ribbon Panel Listing Session, Legal Strategies; upcoming webinars; and information about AFWA's upcoming Annual Meeting. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: April/May 2015
    Articles include brief updates on the first meeting of AFWA's Blue Ribbon Panel on Sustaining America's Diverse Fish and Wildlife Resources; the reauthorization of the Sport Fish and Boating Trust Fund; the Dear Colleague Letter supporting the State and Tribal Wildlife Grants Program; the release of the 2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation; upcoming professional development webinars through AFWA's Conservation Learning Campus; and AFWA annual awards nominations. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: January 2015
    Articles include brief updates on AFWA's legislative priorities for the 114th Congress, our Legal Strategy, the Blue Ribbon Panel on America's Diverse Fish & Wildlife Resources, aquatic invasive species, AFWA's survey concerning lynx, online leadership development courses from the Management Assistance Team and an invitation to participate in the 2015 Teaming With Wildlife Fly-in. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: September/October 2014
    Articles include brief updates on AFWA's 2014-2015 Officers and Executive Committee; September Business Meeting resolutions; Blue Ribbon Panelists announcement; 2014 Annual Awards recipients; new AFWA staff; the North American Model/Herpetofauna concept paper; and the North America's Wildlife Conservation Legacy video. more

  • The AFWA Strategist: International Relations Special Edition
    Articles include brief updates on the 2014 CITES Meeting; Canadian Wildlife Directors Committee; Canada's National Conservation Plan; the 2014 Trilateral Committee for Wildlife & Ecosystem Conservation and Management; State Agency Paddlefish Workshop; Southern Wings Program; U.S. Ramsar National Committee; and a list of upcoming meetings of interest. more