University of Wisconsin–Madison

Since 1971 Zoology 750 grad students have gone to Sapelo Island, GA for field work. Read all the reports at

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Changes to Lake Mendota shore - lakefront to be improved and green space added

Tong family makes $1 million gift towards Hoofer marina project More

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

Accepting Applications

Assistant or Associate Professor of Ecology – read full position description

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Water Quality Modeling – Read full position description


Weekdays (Mon-Thur): Atmospheric Oceanic Sciences (AOS) presentations, Madison. Check the AOS calendar for more infomation about each seminar

Wednesdays, noon-1pm: Fall weekly seminar, WSEL room 102, 660 N. Park St, Madison

Thursdays, 3:30: Biology Colloquium, Birge Hall room B302, 430 Lincoln Dr, Madison

Nov 12: John Magnuson presents The Yahara Lakes in a Changing Climate, 7pm at monthly meeting of “350 Madison Climate Action team”, 1704 Roberts Ct, Quaker meeting house, Madison

November:  CFL Newsletter to be mailed, emailed and posted online.  Let us know if you do not receive an email or snail mail.

Feb 1-2, 2019:  Frozen Assets



Want to Save Our Lakes?  First, Fine One to Love  Read more…

Hilary Dugan, one of UW’s most interesting Twitter accounts you need to follow  Read more…

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