PATON, Joan Burton
Also known as: née Cleland
Died: 28/04/2000Special Achievements:
"One of the first women to become a member of the exclusive Adelaide Ornithologists Club, of which she was elected President 1991-1993, she also served as president of the South Australian Ornithological Association (1979-1982)."Additional Information:
Biochemist, ornithologist, teacher, conservationist, poet, story teller.
1996 - Was made a Member of the Order of Australia, General Division, for services to ornithology, education and the environment.
Davies, Margaret – adapted from Reid, Ross. Joan Burton Paton AM, 1916-2000. Adelaidean. May 22, 2000:6.