Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences
CIRES is home to four centers, which represent historic and current research foci.
Our centers foster collaboration, facilitating partnerships between federal and academic entities. They also provide an identity and organizational structure for some of CIRES’ major research areas
Center for Limnology
The Center for Limnology at CIRES is to promote research and teaching related to inland aquatic ecosystems, including lakes, streams, and wetlands.