Two summer boats on ancient Lake Ohrid, Macedonia, by Steve PowersTwo summer boats on ancient Lake Ohrid, Macedonia, by Steve Powers

The Purpose of ASLO is to foster a diverse, international scientific community that creates, integrates and communicates knowledge across the full spectrum of aquatic sciences, advances public awareness and education about aquatic resources and research, and promotes scientific stewardship of aquatic resources for the public interest.

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ASLO Meetings

ASLO Meetings provide an opportunity for aquatic scientists to share the latest scientific discoveries, network and collaborate with peers from around the globe, learn new skills through professional development workshops, explore a new city, and have fun! Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of an event that brings thousands of aquatic scientists together.

Meetings in 2018

2018 ASLO Summer Meeting
Water Connects!
June 10 – 15, 2018

Water connects us to each other and to resources – across cultures and society, across politics and international boundaries.

2018 Ocean Sciences Meeting
Feb 11 – 16, 2018

The 2018 Ocean Sciences Meeting will be held at the Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR. Co-sponsored by AGU, ASLO, and TOS, the Ocean Sciences Meeting program will span a broad array of marine science topics.

Photo Contest 2017

In the middle of the peak, by Ruben Sommaruga

1st Place Winner in the Research Category
In the middle of the peak
Photo by ASLO member Ruben Sommaruga

The Pyramid International Laboratory is a high altitude scientific research center located at 5,050 m (16,568 ft.) above sea level, in the Khumbu Valley, Sagarmatha National Park, at the base of the Nepali side of Everest. Working at this elevation and above in the lakes around is a major challenge for persons and instruments.

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Anyone interested in the aquatic sciences is welcome to join the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography.

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