• Click here for Lake Mendota ice freeze historical data
  • Click here to listen to Public Radio The Larry Meiller Show - New Tool for Testing Water Quality - the FLAMe
  • Click here to read 2016 CFL newsletter and previous newsletters all the way back to 1987.
  • Click here to read CFL blog about zebra mussels - who to contact, what to do


Welcome to limnology, the scientific study of inland waters

Hasler Lim Lab The Center for Limnology operates two field stations.  Arthur D. Hasler Laboratory of Limnology (Hasler Lim Lab) is a working research station on the shores of Lake Mendota within the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Trout Lake Station (TLS) is a year-round field station operated by the CenterTrout Lake Station for Limnology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  Located in the Northern Highland Lake District in northern Wisconsin, the station provides access to a wide variety of aquatic ecosystems and their surrounding landscapes.  More than 2500 lakes are within 50km of the station. 

Click here to read about the history of the Center for Limnology.