Our Hutton Program financial supporters and host organizations, agencies and institutions 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.

Hutton Program Supporters

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 2019 Hutton Program 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 Fish Culture Section
  • AFS Education Section
  • AFS Idaho Chapter
  • AFS Missouri Chapter
  • AFS Minnesota Chapter
  • AFS Wisconsin Chapter
  • AFS Colorado/Wyoming Chapter

Hutton Program Host Locations

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.

Thank you to our 2019 host agencies, organizations and institutions:

  • Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
  • US Forest Service (USFS)
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
  • Oregon Department of Fish and Game
  • New Mexico Department of Fish and Game 
  • Idaho Department of Fish and Game
  • Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
  • Missouri Department of Conservation
  • University of Alaska
  • University of Puerto Rico
  • University of Florida 
  • University of Victoria
  • University of Washington
  • Florida International University
  • Virginia Institute of Marine Science
  • San Antonio River Authority
  • Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission 

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