Our supporters, host organizations and outreach partners ensure the future of fisheries by achieving the following:

  • Invest in a new generation of fisheries scientists
  • Help diversify the fisheries profession by engaging minorities and women
  • Promote organizational values and objectives
  • Gain recognition for having a positive impact on young people
  • Receive public relations materials that feature their participation in the program

The Hutton Junior Fisheries Biology Program is generously supported by Federal Agencies, State Agencies, AFS Chapters, Sections and Divisions. Supporters who provide financial contributions enable the Hutton Program to continue and expand its efforts to ensure the future of fisheries by attracting young people to and diversifying the profession.

Supporters receive annual reports about program participants and success, public relations materials as well as recognition for their generosity in Fisheries Magazine and on AFS social media sites.

Thank you to our 2018 Program Financial Supporters:

  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
  • Bureau of Land Management
  • United States Forest Service
  • Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
  • Missouri Department of Conservation
  • AFS Idaho Chapter
  • AFS Oregon Chapter
  • AFS Michigan Chapter
  • AFS Nebraska Chapter

Host Organizations and Outreach Partners

Federal, state and local agencies, private companies, academic and research institutes serve as Hutton Program host organizations by enabling and encouraging employees to serve as Mentors.

Hutton Junior Fisheries Biology Program’s Outreach Partners provide public outreach for the program and opportunities for Hutton alumni.

Thank you to our Host Organizations for the 2018 Hutton Program:

  • Bureau of Land Management- Coos Bay and Medford District Offices
  • University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Idaho Department of Fish and Game
  • Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology
    • University of Maryland Eastern Shore
  • NOAA Northeast Fisheries Science Center
  • NOAA Southeast Fisheries Science Center
    • SCRIPPS Institute of Oceanic Research
  • Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
  • Discover World Aquarium
  • University of Victoria
  • University of California-San Diego
  • Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
  • University of Florida
  • Spokane Tribal Fisheries Department
  • A.E. Wood Fish Hatcheries
  • University of Washington
    • USGS Washington Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service
  • United States Geological Survey- Leetown Science Center
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks

Are you interested in supporting the Hutton Program? Please contact Mary Webb Banning, Educational Program Coordinator, by email: [email protected] or phone: (301) 897-8616 x204