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Auckland Investiture 23 May 2022 PM

Auckland investiture ceremonies began at Government House this afternoon, with eight outstanding individuals receiving insignia for their contributions across the fields of education, humanitarian advocacy, and conservation. Among recipients was Professor Dame Carolyn Burns, who received her damehood for her pioneering research on the ecology of lakes, and who served as the first female president of the International Limnological Society.

Professor Dame Carolyn Burns, DNZM, of Dunedin, for services to ecological research

You can find more images from the ceremony here.

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