• Click here for information about 2016 CFL Kaeser Scholar visit by Heather Tallis
  • Click here to read article by CFL Director, Steve Carpenter - Focus on Phosphorus Control to Improve Water Quality
  • CLick here to read details about WI Public TV show in Sept of Yahara Watershed: A Place of Change
  • Click here to read article about eurasian watermilfoil effects on Wisconsin lakes- from WI Natural Resources a
  • Click here to listen to podcast about Peak Phosphorus, featuring CFL director, Steve Carpenter


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.