Physical Limnologist

Job Description

Physical Limnologists are scientists who study the physical properties of lakes, rivers, and streams. They study abiotic characteristics, such as stratification and water chemistry. Limnologists play a vital role in protecting freshwater resources. The median annual wage for Physical Limnologists is $57,710.

Top 3 Universities for Physical Limnology

Syracuse College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Gainesville, FL

Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
Mansfield, PA

Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne, FL

5 Courses Specific for the Career

  1. Field Limnology
  2. Physical Limnology
  3. Chemical Limnology
  4. Geological Limnology
  5. Lake Ecology

Oceanographic Instruments Used by Physical Limnologists