Member of SCNAT

SSHL is committed to the protection of waters and the sustainable use of water resources. It bundles the expertise from the various disciplines and is engaged in its targeted and efficient use.more

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Welcome to the Swiss Society for Hydrology and Limnology (SSHL)

We are committed to:

  • promotion of young scientists in the field of hydrology and limnology
  • networking of professionals from administration, research, and private sector
  • deepening and dissemination of hydrological knowledge



Swiss Society for Hydrology and Limnology (SSHL)
c/o Dr. Evi Binderheim
Dachslenbergstrasse 51
8180 Bülach


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World Groundwater Congress IAH 2024

Der «World Groundwater Congress» ist die wichtigste internationale Veranstaltung zu Grundwasser unter der Schirmherrschaft der «International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH)». Zum ersten Mal seit 30 Jahren findet der Kongress wieder

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SGHL Poster Award 2023 für die zwei besten Poster-Präsentationen

Gaétan Sauter (Doktorand an der Universität Bern, Geologisches Institut) mit dem Beitrag «Monitoring of river-induced bottom currents in Swiss lacustrine deltas» und Amber van Hamel (Doktorandin an der ETHZ, WSL)

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Submit your abstract for the Session «Hydrology, Hydrogeology and Limnology» at the 21st Swiss Geoscience Meeting

As part of this year’s Swiss Geoscience Meeting theme on «new horizons in regional geosciences», the convenors of the Session «Hydrology, Hydrogeology and Limnology» would like to particularly encourage contributions

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SGHL Poster Award 2022 für die zwei besten Poster-Präsentationen

Malve Heinz (Doktorandin an der Universität Bern) und Isabel Herr (Doktorandin an der Université de Lausanne) wurden am Swiss Geoscience Meeting 2022 mit dem SGHL Poster Award 2022 ausgezeichnet. Malve

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SEFS 13, Symposium for european freshwater sciences

The Freshwater Biological Association is delighted to announce that the 13th Symposium for European Freshwater Sciences (SEFS13) will run as a live (in-person) conference from 18 – 23 June 2023.

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