Salt lakes are common everywhere and are of considerable economic, ecological, and scientific value. International association of salt lake researchers from different disciplines have sponsored series of conferences to foster scientific exchange and further our understanding of saline lakes. In the year 1994 ISSLR was founded to establish effective liaison between persons interested in inland saline waters, to boost these interests, and to educate scientific use, management, and conservation of salt lakes to the public.
Their web site, the triennial international conferences, special issues of Hydrobiology and the efforts of salt lake researchers are the means of advancing these purposes. The primary commitments of the society are to establish effective liaison between people interested in any aspect of inland salt lakes to encourage these interests and to educate the public in the scientific use, management, and conservation of salt lakes. To accomplish these purposes the society working consistently on it.Read More»