Mike Joy

Dr Mike Joy is a freshwater ecologist and science communicator. He is Senior Researcher at the Institute for Governance and Policy Studies, Victoria University of Wellington.

Science
Sep 30, 2019

For once, could we please just listen to the scientists?

A plea to politicians and the public, urging them to trust that the people who study water quality know what they’re talking about.

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Society
Nov 21, 2018

A glimpse of light in confronting NZ’s environmental crisis

Is there a single answer that addresses all the freshwater and environmental problems? Yup: it’s less cows

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Politics
Sep 20, 2017

Mike Joy on the TOP endorsement (UPDATED)

Scientist Dr Mike Joy writes about his experience of watching a private Facebook status become a very public endorsement.

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