The next general meeting of the MAAH club will take place on Saturday, November 16:
Location: Dream Lanes bowling alley (13 Atlas Ct., Madison – on the east side near the intersection of Stoughton Road (51) and Cottage Grove Road).
Time: 11:00 to about 3:00
Sponsored by the
Mr. Mike Wise – 21st Century Apistos… The New Apistogramma Species of the Past Decade
Mike Wise has been a fish hobbyist for over 35 years and has kept dwarf cichlids almost from the beginning. He’s been a member of the Colorado Aquarium Society since 1977 and the American Cichlid Association since 1982. Presently, Mike is a moderator for the Apistogramma Forum and curates Apistogramma at the Cichlid Room Companion web sites. He has had articles published in several magazines and received writing awards from the ACA and FAAS. Mike has also translated into English three German language books on dwarf cichlids, as well as many scientific and hobby related papers. He is one of the contributors to the German/English book South American Dwarf Cichlids a “Special Publication” (Sonderheft) published by the German magazine DATZ. Among his many experiences are two, month-long collecting trips in which he of lived, ate, and collected fish with native collectors in Peru , Ecuador and Colombia . Mike has given programs at ACA & BCA conventions, as well as to many local, regional, and international fish clubs on the various aspects of collecting, identifying, keeping, and breeding dwarf cichlids.
Also at this meeting:
- Grimey Awards
- BAP submissions
After Party – please plan to join us at the east side Great Dane restaurant after the meeting. Very close to the meeting location.