Open House 2013

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

MLBS is happy to announce the renewal of its open house tradition!  Typically the station is only open to the public by... [read more]

Friday, May 24, 2013

Inside the natural history museums of the world, stacked, stored and preserved in jars and collection drawers, are billions of animal and plant specimens from birds, fish and beetles to flowers, mushrooms and grasses.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013


Monday, May 20, 2013

Printable Summer Seminar series schedule available at

Walton Lecture Cancelled for 2013

Thursday, May 9, 2013

MLBS regrets to announce there will not be a 2013 Walton Lecture.  Since 1980, Station friends and neighbors Ruth and Miles Horton supported the lecture in memory of the Walton sisters with a generous annual gift. This tradition ended with the sad passing of Ruth Horton last summer.

Friday, May 3, 2013

A Zooniverse Notes From Nature blog post:  Today, I’m pleased to offer another guest post from a colleague here at the University of Virginia, Michelle Prysby.  – Andrew Sallans

Notes From Nature: Online Citizen Science

Thursday, May 2, 2013

In late April Zooniverse, an online citizen science initiative, released Notes From Nature, its latest project,  which includes all of the herbarium specimen images from UVA's Mountain Lake Biological Station and about 30k images from... [read more]

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Give Input on Lewis Hall Renovation

Monday, February 25, 2013


Mountain Lake Biological Station needs your help.

Job Announcement: Assistant to the Station Manager

Wednesday, February 20, 2013



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