• Click here to learn how to help monitor Lake Mendota for water clarity as invasive Spiny Water Flea causes dismal water clarity
  • Save the dates for Hasler and Trout Lake Station Open Houses - Hasler Lab June 12 and TLS July 31
  • Click here for information about Grandparents University with CLF in July 2015
  • Click here for information about LTER All Scientist Meeting in August and join CFL folks


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.