Weekly Seminar

The Hasler Lab seminar series is part of Zoology 911 course. Seminars are held Wednesdays at noon in 102 Water Science and Engineering Laboratory (WSEL), Madison; exceptions will be indicated on the schedule below. Speakers are affiliated with the University of Wisconsin Center for Limnology unless noted.

NOTE: March 27 Kaeser Scholar Karin Krchnak, Program Manager 2030 Water Resources Group

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Weekly seminar speakers


Jan 23 – Limnology Faculty Job Seminar – Olaf Jensen, Managing freshwater fisheries in the Anthropocene: finding scalable social-ecological solutions (Zoom not available)

Friday, Jan 25 – (Added date) Limnology Faculty Job Seminar – Abby Lynch, What’s next for inland fish? Ecology and management of ecosystem transformation for sustainability (Zoom not available)

Jan 30 – Limnology Faculty Job Seminar – Tim Cline,  Improving ecosystem-based management: using quantitative tools to bring basic ecology to real ecosystems (Zoom not available)

Feb 6 – Holly Embke & Ben Martin – Understanding conditions that support self-sustaining recreational fisheries & Implications for trophic polymorphism in Lake Mendota yellow perch

Feb 13 – Franco Guerrero-Bolano – Bytes of natural history: disentangling signals of watersheds’ response to disturbance from lacustrine sediments

Feb 20 – Martin Perales – Drought in a lake rich region

Feb 27 – Matt McCary – Understanding how aquatic insects can influence terrestrial food webs: an Icelandic case study

March 6 – Katie Hein – Perspectives on lake monitoring and policy in Wisconsin

March 13 – Caroline Gottschalk Druschke

March 20 – SPRING BREAK

March 27 – Karin KrchnakKaeser Scholar

April 3 – Mike Spear – One fish, two fish: eDNA as a quantitative tool

April 10 – John Lyons – Fishvis: a new website for visualizing projected changes in stream fish distribution in the Great Lakes region in response to climate change

April 17 – Sam Blackburn

April 24 – Joe Phillips

May 1 – Ben Peterson