• Click here for info on zooming weekly to LAST Wed Seminar Series on May 4th, noon to 1pm
  • Click here to read more about World Fish Migration Day and join staff from the CFL on May 21st in Chicago
  • Click here for more about CFL Director, Steve Carpenter, speaking June 22 at Wednesdat Nite at the Lab
  • Click here to read National Geographic article about John Magnuson's work with Japanese Monds recording climate for 700 years
  • Save the date - Hasler Lab Open House, June 24, 2016 - 2-6pm. Trout Lake Station Open House Fri, Aug 5 - 1-5pm
  • Click here to register for Grandparents Univ with CFL in July
  • Invasive species impact dramatically underestimated - click here to read the research
  • Click here to watch and listen to Science on Tap
  • CFL Presenters at Yahara 101 in Spring 2016 - click here for more


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.