Thanks to generous support of donors, the CFL offered fellowships to some aspiring young scientists this summer.

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Limnology: the scientific study of inland waters

Providing local, national, and international leadership and maintaining excellence in the fields of limnology, aquatic ecology, and ecosystem science from the Hasler Laboratory of Limnology and Trout Lake Station

Watch Views and Sounds from Our History: Center for Limnology Archives


Wednesdays, noon-1pm (CT): Zoology 911 noon (CT) seminar (Zoo 911)

Thursdays, 3:30pm (CT): virtual Biology Colloquium series; Dept of Botany and Dept of Integrative Biology virtual

December 2: Science on Tap Minocauq, Music of Vietnam Era with Craig Werner, UW Professor Emeritus. Join via zoom or YouTube link

December 11: Registration required * 2-4pm CT * live-streamed event – Building Water Connections Across the UW System as a Foundation for Collaboration

January 11-15, 2021: WI Salt Awareness Week, daily from 12:30-1pm CT for area experts dive into the true cost of salt on our drinking water, pets, freshwater ecosystems, and more.

“Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background—people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.”

Institutional Statement on Diversity, 2016