The C. W. Watson Award Committee is responsible for the annual selection of the recipient of this award. The Committee is composed of a representation of the SEAFWA, The Southeastern Section of The Wildlife Society, and the Southern Division of the American Fisheries Society. Members are appointed by the organizations represented for a three year term, each member scheduled to serve as Chairman in their third year. Procedures and qualifications for nomination of recipients shall be as prescribed by the previously approved C. W. Watson Award criteria (C.W. Award Nomination Format). This award shall be presented at the annual conference banquet by the Chairman of the Watson committee.
Kevin J. Dockendorf- Chair 2020
Southern Division American Fisheries Society
Freshwater Fisheries Research Coordinator – Coastal Region
Inland Fisheries Division
North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
1721 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1700