News and Media Releases

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Scientists in the age of ‘fake news’

23 September 2018, by Gael Woods

ESR’s new Chief Scientist says at a time when there is an increasing distrust of experts, scientists have a responsibility to communicate simply and clearly.

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Measuring Groundwater Health

20 September 2018

ESR scientists studying groundwater aquifers in Canterbury and Southland are seeing a reduction in biological diversity due to an increase in nutrients