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Spotlight on Women in Science - Jacqui Horswell

27 October 2017

ESR's senior scientist and programme leader for the Centre for Integrated Biowaste Research, Dr Jacqui Horswell, is one of New Zealand’s leading experts on microbial contaminants in human...

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Saving Lake Waikare - Come Planting

26 October 2017, by Nicola Mcfaull

Scientists, iwi, students, farmers and community volunteers are joining together to plant 30,000 more native trees around the shores of Lake Waikare from* 28 to 31...

Annual report 2017

ESR Annual Report 2017 released

17 October 2017

Read ESR’s Annual Report for the 2016/2017 financial year and find out what we have been up to this year. You can find the report and all...

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Latest Notifiable Disease Report

3 October 2017

The 2016 Notifiable Disease Report is now available. The annual notifiable disease report for 2016 was prepared as part of a Ministry of Health contract for scientific...