Some Scheduled Sunday Auction Offerings

As of Saturday, 3/21- 10 PM

  • Cryptoheros Chetumalensis
  • Ancistrini sp. L 127
  • Tropical Water Lily Tuber, “Miami Rose”
  • Neolamprologus Leleupi (breeding group)
  • Lamprichthys Tanganicanus -"Killie"(breeding colony) & fry
  • Super Red Albino Bushy Nose Pleco “Czech Line”, group
  • Albino Bushy Nose, group of fry
  • Zoogoneticus Tequila, breeding colony – a CARES Livebearer
  • Cyathopharynx Foai , 'Mbete Island', group of fry
  • Pundimilia nyererei, Ruti Island
  • Lemon Yellow Labidochromis
  • Pseudomugil Connieae
  • Synodontis Petricola
  • Epiplatys Singa Kinsuka
  • Cryptoheros Nanoluteus
  • Scriptaphyosemion Cauveti Kinda
  • Poecilia Mexicana, pair
  • Java Fern
  • Anubias Barteri
  • Microworm Culture
  • Vinegar Eel Culture
  • Cherry Shrimp
  • The Aquarium 1940
  • The Aquarium 1941
  • The Aquarium 1942
  • The Aquarium 1943
  • The Aquarium 1948
  • NEC Sweatshirt
  • NEC Golf Shirt
  • Orange Laser Cory
  • Buenos Tetra
  • Checker board barb
  • Odessa barb
  • Xenotoca variata
  • Fundulus cingulatus
  • Self cloning crawfish
  • Daphnia
  • Corydoras oiapoquensis
  • German Blue Rams
  • Black Angelfish
  • Neon Gold Guppies
  • Gold Panda Lyretail Mollies
  • Yucatan Black Mollies
  • Marble Mollies
  • Sunburst Wag Platys
  • Red Painted Platys
  • Koi Red Cap Swortail
  • Bumble Bee Platys
  • Hi Fin Blue Coral Variatus
  • Marigold Wag Swordtail
  • Purple Parrot
  • Blueberry Painted Oscar
  • Keyhole Cichlid
  • Julii Corydoras
  • Upside Down Catfish
  • Synodontis Nigrita
  • Asian Mystuc Gold Catfish
  • Burma Upside Down Catfish
  • Widemouth Pleco
  • Debauwi Catfish
  • Clown Pleco
  • Sunburst Gourami
  • Ctenopoma acutirostre
  • Tiretrack eel
  • Clown Knife
  • Iridescent shark
  • African knife
  • Albino rainbow shark
  • Black shark
  • Red tail black shark
  • Wonder Killifish
  • Veil Tail Cherry Barbs
  • Starfire Red Glo Darios
  • Cosmic Blue Glo Darios
  • Neons
  • Bleeding Heart Tetra
  • White Clouds
  • Peacock Gudgeon Goby
  • Black Kuhli Loach
  • Emperor Botia
  • Botia Lohachata
  • Gold Loach
  • Tangerine cichlids (peacock)
  • Lamp Brichardi
  • Pseudo demasoni
  • Red zebra
  • Black Moor Goldfish
  • Celestial Eye Goldfish
  • Lionhead Goldfish
  • Calico Goldfish
  • Oranda Goldfish
  • Black & Red Goldfish
  • Freshwater Red Lobster
  • Ludwiga repens
  • Java Moss
  • Duckweed
  • Riccia
  • Hemigrammus filamentosus
  • Hyphessobrycon lacortei
  • Cryptocorne spiralis

2015 Online Registration Closed

The online registration is now closed.  Thank you to everyone who has registered for the weekend!

We welcome walk-in registrations from 10am-8pm on Friday and from 8am-1pm on Saturday!

Our HUGE Sunday auction is free and open to the public, so if you were unable to attend the convention, please plan on joining us on Sunday!

While online registration is closed, financial donations for our conservation recipients and to support the NEC as a Patron can still be made through the "Convention Registration" tab.

See you at the convention!

Credit Cards

The NEC is now able to accept major credit cards at this year's convention. Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express can be used for registration and at the Sunday auction.

New York State Invasive Species

New York Invasive Species Regulations
 Effective 3-10-2015


The Department Of Agriculture and the Department of Conservation have implemented a new list of prohibited and regulated species.

The new regulations ( 6nycrrpart575 ) deal with the selling of species in the State of NY. This article deals with the new regulated fish and  aquatic vertebrates.

The new regulated  listings as follows:
Carassius Auratis.  Goldfish
Cyprinus carpio. Koi
Ppterois miles pterois volitanis.   Lionfish
Zenopus lavris  African Claw Frog

 

Read more: New York State Invasive Species

Welcome New Vendor

Welcome back to our vendor room!

 

We welcome Kimmy-Koi Art as a vendor again this year. Kimmy-Koi has been a vendor for many years and we are pleased to see them back with us!

 

Due to a recent situation, Ed and Kris are unable to attend the convention.

 

 

 

NEC Day Trip

 


 

TIME FOR THAT FISH CLUB DAY TRIP?

 

 

Spend a day at your NEC Convention
for an ala cart Price!

 
​* FRIDAY: Enjoy 5 Speaker Programs, Welcome Goodie Bag, Livestock/Dry Good vendors and manufacturers, Room Sales vendors, IGEES Guppy Show, Photo Contest Critique Session, Tasting Station, Italian Buffet Dinner with Keynote Speaker, and Evening Hospitality Room! Meet hobbyists from around the region! Only $50 NEC Member, $60 non-NEC, $40 Junior <18.
 
* SATURDAY: Enjoy 10 Speaker Programs including hot/cold Buffet Breakfast with Keynote Speaker, Welcome Goodie Bag, 10+ Livestock/Dry Good vendors and manufacturers, Room Sales vendors, IGEES Guppy Show, Club Tables & Sales, Photo Contest entries/winners, and Evening Hospitality Room! Meet hobbyists from around the region! Friday and Saturday combined (without dinner Buffet) is only $70 for NEC members, $80 non-NEC, $40 Junior (<18) with …Add on Friday Night’s AMAZING Italian Buffet for only $30 NEC member, $35 non-NEC…Add on Sat. Night’s Cash Bar Mixer followed by Buffet BANQUET with Keynote Speaker for only $40 NEC member, $45 non-NEC!
 
* SUNDAY: Attend the Northeast’s Mega Auction of fish/plants/inverts/dry goods from around the Region, plus Vendors and Brunch for purchase! Bring items to auction, or just come to observe or bid! Only $2 Bidder Card! Open to the public.
 
* WEEKEND: All the above plus $10 in raffle tickets for a $100 cash prize. Only $135 NEC Member, $145 Non-Member, Junior $105 (<18).
 
ONLINE REGISTRATION EXTENDED TO MAR 14th! Walk-In rates then apply. 
 
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MAR 20-22 2015 NEC AQUARIUM CONVENTION!

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