NORTH AMERICAN NATIVE FISHES ASSOCIATION
PURPOSES: The North American Native Fishes Association--
NANFA--was founded to bring together people interested in
fishes native to this continent for scientific purposes or
aquarium study; to encourage increased scientific,
conservation, and aquaristic appreciation of native fishes
through observation, study, and research; and to assemble
and distribute information on native fishes.
*AMERICAN CURRENTS, a quarterly magazine featuring
articles on finding, collecting, keeping, observing,
conserving, and breeding North American fishes; and news
about aquaristics, laws, the environment, scientific
literature and developments, and other sources of
*DARTER, a bi-monthly newsletter with fast-breaking news
and Native Fish.
*TRADING POST, a section of AMERICAN CURRENTS or DARTER for
advertising fish (offered or wanted), fish eggs, plants,
publications--anything related to native fish and
*REGIONAL NANFA CHAPTERS, Join others in your area
discussing, and trading Natives. This is your local NANFA
fish club so join and enjoy.
*NANFA'S INFORMATION RESOURCES, including access to indexes
of native-fish information. For example, NANFA has
published the only readily available, computerized,
regularly updated list of North American fish species
listed by federal, state, and provincial governments as
endangered, threatened, or specialstatus; and a directory
of native-fish articles that appeared in aquarium
MEMBERSHIP COSTS: USA, CANADA, MEXICO, $15/yr. (US$); ALL
OTHER COUNTRIES, $17/yr. (US$).
TO: Konrad Schmidt, 1663 Iowa Avenue East, St. Paul , Minnesota 55106
Please begin my NANFA membership. Enclosed is a check or
money order made out to NANFA in the amount of
$___________(US$). This covers_______years at $________a
Non-U.S. Members, please send postal money order in
U.S. funds. Thanks.