University of Wisconsin–Madison
Lake Mendota, Madison, WI

Welcome to the Center for Limnology

The scientific study of inland waters

The Center for Limnology (CFL) operates two field stations –  Arthur D. Hasler Laboratory of Limnology (Hasler Lim Lab) and Trout Lake Station (TLS).

UW-Madison is known as the birthplace of limnology in North America. Edward Birge and Chancey Juday were the pioneers of the field and Arthur Hasler continued the tradition by moving the CFL in new directions.  Click here to read more about the history of limnology.

Summer Undergraduate Hiring

The CFL is continuing to accept applications for summer 2018 undergraduate field season until all positions are filled.  You can find all positions descriptions, contact information and join the email listserve here.