FSBI Objectives

The FSBI is an international, non-political, learned Society, based in the United Kingdom, that supports scientific activity in fish biology and management through charitable sponsorship. Membership is open to anyone interested in these objectives.

1) Convene and provide financial support for meetings on appropriate aspects of fish biology and fisheries science and conservation.

2) Disseminate research and technical information through the agency of the Society's journal the Journal of Fish Biology and by other means.

3) Support research in, or connected with, fish biology and fisheries management, including the provision of travel bursaries, PhD studentships, small research grants and sponsorship.

4) Collect and disseminate information on all matters affecting the activities mentioned and exchange such information with other bodies having similar objects whether in this country or overseas.

Full Constitution (119 KB) | Reserves Policy (1.02 MB)


  • Members and Guests of council

  • Committees


Holly Shiels- Current President
Colin Adams- Past President
David McKenzie- Vice President
Ian Winfield- Secretary
Tara Marshall- Treasurer