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Dr Mike Joy Ecology

Senior Lecturer in Ecology / Zoology

Institute of Agriculture and Environment

Mike Joy (BSc, MSc 1st class hons, PhD in Ecology) is a Senior Lecturer in Ecology and Environmental Science at the Ecology group.  He researches and teaches freshwater ecology, especially freshwater fish ecology and distribution, ecological modelling bioassessment and environmental science.  He has and continues to supervise many Masters and PhD students doing research into freshwater ecology, with topics from native fish ecology to farmers’ attitudes to sustainability.

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: 7363
    Location: 1.22, Aghort A
    Campus: Turitea

Qualifications

  • Master of Science - Massey University (1999)
  • PhD - Massey University (2003)
  • PhD - Massey University (2003)

Prizes and Awards

  • The Universities of New Zealand inaugural Critic and Conscience Award - The Universities of New Zealand and the Gama Foundation (2017)
  • Science communicator of the year http://blacklandpr.com/communicatoroftheyearaward.aspx - BlacklandPR http://blacklandpr.com/communicatoroftheyearaward.aspx (2016)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

freshwater ecology, spatial ecology, predictive ecology, applied ecology, artificial intelligence and environmnetal science

Thematics

Resource Development and Management

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Biological Sciences (060000):
Conservation and Biodiversity (050202): Ecological Applications (050100):
Ecology (060200):
Ecosystem Function (050102): Environmental Impact Assessment (050204): Environmental Science and Management (050200): Environmental Sciences (050000):
Freshwater Ecology (060204):
Invasive Species Ecology (050103): Landscape Ecology (050104)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 2 17

Completed Projects

Project Title: Fish Monitoring Methods- Developing a national protocol: Part 1- Wadeable Rivers and Streams

Date Range: 2010 - 2012

Funding Body: Foundation for Research, Science & Technology

Project Team:

Research Outputs

Journal

Piria, M., Simonović, P., Kalogianni, E., Vardakas, L., Koutsikos, N., Zanella, D., . . . Joy, MK. (2017). Alien freshwater fish species in the Balkans-Vectors and pathways of introduction. Fish and Fisheries.
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016). Future NZ: Damned dams. : New Zealand Herald
[Internet publication]Authored by: Joy, M.
Weeks, ES., Death, RG., Foote, K., Anderson-Lederer, R., Joy, MK., & Boyce, P. (2016). Conservation Science Statement. the demise of New Zealand's freshwater flora and fauna: A forgotten treasure. Pacific Conservation Biology. 22(2), 110-115
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015). Water quality issues in New Zealand - stressed ecosystems and future solutions. The Journal of the New Zealand Institute of Primary Industry Management. 19(2), 22-27
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015). Water quality issues in New Zealand - monitoring methodology and approaches to improving quality. The Journal of the New Zealand Institute of Primary Industry Management. 20(3), 32-36 Retrieved from https://www.nzipim.co.nz/Folder?Action=View%20File&Folder_id=120&File=Journal%20September%202015.pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Death, RG., Death, F., Stubbington, R., Joy, MK., & van den Belt, M. (2015). How good are Bayesian belief networks for environmental management? A test with data from an agricultural river catchment. Freshwater Biology. 60(11), 2297-2309
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Foote, KJ., Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2015). New Zealand Dairy Farming: Milking Our Environment for All Its Worth. Environmental Management.
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Weeks, E., Kingsford, RT., Taylor, A., & Joy, MK. (2014). Protecting the future of New Zealand’s freshwater ecosystems. Society for Conservation Biology. 1(1), 1-10
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014). New Zealands freshwater disaster. New Zealand Science Review. 71(4), 97-104
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
McEwan, AJ., & Joy, MK. (2014). Diel habitat use of two sympatric galaxiid fishes (Galaxias brevipinnis and G. postvectis) at two spatial scales in a small upland stream in Manawatu, New Zealand. Environmental Biology of Fishes. 97(8), 897-907
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
McEwan, AJ., & Joy, MK. (2014). Habitat use of redfin bullies (Gobiomorphus huttoni) in a small upland stream in Manawatu, New Zealand. Environmental Biology of Fishes. 97(2), 121-132
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013). Do farm profits depend on waterway pollution?. : interest.co.nz
[Internet publication]Authored by: Joy, M.
Makan, T., Castro, I., Robertson, AW., Joy, MK., & Low, M. (2014). Habitat complexity and management intensity positively influence fledging success in the endangered hihi (Notiomystis cincta). New Zealand Journal of Ecology. 38(1), 53-63
[Journal article]Authored by: Castro, I., Joy, M., Robertson, A.
Mcewan, AJ., & Joy, MK. (2013). Responses of three PIT-Tagged native fish species to floods in a small, upland stream in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 47(2), 225-234
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
McEwan, AJ., & Joy, MK. (2013). Habitat use of redfin bullies (Gobiomorphus huttoni) in a small upland stream in Manawatu, New Zealand. Environmental Biology of Fishes. , 1-12
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2012). Mike Joy details the scientific evidence against intensive dairying and how it is affecting our freshwater systems. How do you see it?. : Interest.co.nz
[Internet publication]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Salmon, G. (2011). 100% pure?. Fish and Game New Zealand. (Special Issue 33), 8-15
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011). Our sacred cows. Forest and Bird. 134, 19-24 Retrieved from http://www.forestandbird.org.nz/what-we-do/publications/magazine-articles
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
McEwan, AJ., & Joy, MK. (2011). Monitoring a New Zealand freshwater fish community using passive integrated transponder (PIT) technology; Lessons learned and recommendations for future use. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 45(1), 121-133
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Schwendel, AC., Death, RG., Fuller, IC., & Joy, MK. (2011). Linking disturbance and stream invertebrate communities: How best to measure bed stability. Journal of the North American Benthological Society. 30(1), 11-24
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Fuller, I., Joy, M.
Schwendel, AC., Joy, MK., Death, RG., & Fuller, IC. (2011). A macroinvertebrate index to assess stream-bed stability. Marine and Freshwater Research. 62(1), 30-37
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Fuller, I., Joy, M.
Tonkin, JD., Death, RG., & Joy, MK. (2009). Invertebrate drift patterns in a regulated river: Dams, periphyton biomass or longitudinal patterns?. River Research and Applications. 25(10), 1219-1231
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Lewis, RM., Armstrong, DP., Joy, MK., Richard, Y., Ravine, D., Berggren, A., . . . Boulton, RL. (2009). Using artificial nests to predict nest survival at reintroduction sites. New Zealand Journal of Ecology. 33(1), 40-51
[Journal article]Authored by: Armstrong, D., Joy, M.
McEwan, AJ., & Joy, MK. (2009). Differences in the distributions of freshwater fishes and decapod crustaceans in urban and forested streams in Auckland, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 43(5), 1115-1120
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & McEwan, A. (2009). Fight for our fish. Forest and Bird. 334, 30-31
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Atkinson, NK., & Joy, MK. (2009). Longitudinal size distributions of bluegill bullies (Gobiomorphus hubbsi) and torrentfish (Cheimarrichthys fosteri) in two large New Zealand rivers. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 43(2), 643-651
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Lewis, RM., Armstrong, DP., Joy, MK., Richard, Y., Ravine, D., Berggren, A., . . . Boulton, RL. (2009). Using artificial nests to predict nest survival at reintroduction sites. New Zealand Journal of Ecology. 33(1), 1-12
[Journal article]Authored by: Armstrong, D., Joy, M.
Rowe, DK., Parkyn, S., Quinn, J., Collier, K., Hatton, C., Joy, MK., . . . Moore, S. (2009). A rapid method to score stream reaches based on the overall performance of their main ecological functions. Environmental Management. 43(6), 1287-1300
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Atkinson, NK., & Joy, MK. (2008). Response of Gobiomorphus hubbsi (bluegill bully) to odours of conspecific fish in the presence of natural stream odours: Does habitat have an influence?. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 42(2), 173-180
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Low, M., Joy, MK., & Makan, T. (2006). Using regression trees to predict patterns of male provisioning in the stitchbird (hihi). ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR. 71, 1057-1068
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Low, M., Joy, MK., & Makan, T. (2006). Using regression trees to predict patterns of male provisioning in the stitchbird (hihi). Animal Behaviour. 71(5), 1057-1068
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Olden, JD., Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2006). Rediscovering the species in community-wide predictive modeling. Ecological Applications. 16(4), 1449-1460
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2005). Geographic Information Systems in Fisheries [Review]. The Quarterly Review of Biology. 80(2), 255-255
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Olden, JD., Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2004). An accurate comparison of methods for quantifying variable importance in artificial neural networks using simulated data. Ecological Modelling. 178(3-4), 389-397
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2004). Predictive modelling and spatial mapping of freshwater fish and decapod assemblages using GIS and neural networks. Freshwater Biology. 49(8), 1036-1052
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Death, RG., & Joy, MK. (2004). Invertebrate community structure in streams of the Manawatu-Wanganui region, New Zealand: The roles of catchment versus reach scale influences. Freshwater Biology. 49(8), 982-997
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2004). Application of the index of biotic integrity methodology to New Zealand freshwater fish communities. Environmental Management. 34(3), 415-428
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Duignan, PJ., Hine, PM., Joy, MK., Gibbs, N., Jones, GW., & Okeoma, CM. (2003). Disease surveillance in freshwater fish from the lower North Island. Surveillance. 30(3), 6-8
[Journal article]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2003). Biological assessment of rivers in the Manawatu-Wanganui region of New Zealand using a predictive macroinvertebrate model. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 37(2), 367-379
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2003). Assessing Biological Integrity Using Freshwater Fish and Decapod Habitat Selection Functions. Environmental Management. 32(6), 747-759
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2002). Predictive modelling of freshwater fish as a biomonitoring tool in New Zealand. Freshwater Biology. 47(11), 2261-2275
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2002). A discriminant analysis investigation of reference site fish assemblages in the Manawatu-Wanganui region, North Island, New Zealand. INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF THEORETICAL AND APPLIED LIMNOLOGY, VOL 28, PT 1, PROCEEDINGS. 28, 319-322
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2001). Control of freshwater fish and crayfish community structure in Taranaki, New Zealand: Dams, diadromy or habitat structure?. Freshwater Biology. 46(3), 417-429
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., Henderson, IM., & Death, RG. (2000). Diadromy and longitudinal patterns of upstream penetration of freshwater fish in Taranaki, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 34(3), 531-543
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Henderson, I., Joy, M.
Death, RG., Henderson, IM., & Joy, MK. (2000). New Zealand's national river quality network. Comment: Problems with type 1 errors in water quality analysis. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 34(4), 745-746
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Henderson, I., Joy, M.
Death, RG., Henderson, IM., Joy, MK., Scarsbrook, MR., Quinn, JM., & Boothroyd, IKG. (2000). Letters to the Editor: New Zealand's National River Quality Network. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 34(4), 745-749
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Henderson, I., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2000). Stream invertebrate communities of campbell island. Hydrobiologia. 439, 115-124
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2000). Development and application of a predictive model of riverine fish community assemblages in the Taranaki region of the North Island, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 34(2), 241-252
[Journal article]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.

Book

Joy, MK. (2017). Our deadly nitrogen addiction. In C. Massey (Ed.) The New Zealand Land & Food Annual. (pp. 119 - 130). Palmerston North, New Zealand: Massey University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016). The making of a river radical. In N. Legat (Ed.) The Journal of Urgent Writing. (pp. 38 - 51). Palmerston North, New Zealand: Massey University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK.(2015). Polluted inheritance New Zealands freshwater crisis. Wellington, New Zealand: Bridget Williams Books Limited
[Authored Book]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014). Cool clear water. In D. Cooke, C. Hill, P. Baskett, & R. Irwin (Eds.) Beyond the Free Market: Rebuilding a Just Society in New Zealand. (pp. 102 - 107). Auckland, New Zealand: Dunmore Publishing
[Chapter]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014). Freshwaters in New Zealand. In A. Stow, N. Maclean, & G. Holwell (Eds.) Austral Ark: The State of Wildlife in Australia and New Zealand. (pp. 227 - 239). Singapore: Cambridge University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2013). Freshwater Biodiversity. In JR. Dymond (Ed.) Ecosystem Services In New Zealand. (pp. 448 - 459). Lincoln New Zealand: Manaaki Whenua Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011). Watering down the image. In L. Johnsen, & T. Ward (Eds.) Organic Explorer New Zealand. (pp. 48 - 51). New Zealand
[Chapter]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2006). Fish in the freshwater chapter in: Waitakere ranges. In B. Harvey, & T. Harvie (Eds.) Waitakere Ranges. (pp. 166 - 172). New Zealand: Waitakere Ranges Protection Society
[Chapter]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2005). Modelling of freshwater fish and macro-crustacean assemblages for biological assessment in New Zealand. In Modelling Community Structure in Freshwater Ecosystems. (pp. 76 - 89).
[Chapter]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.

Creative Work

Joy, MK., & Preddey, G. (2016). Orthodox economics conceals real costs of agriculture. (News paper op-ed)fairfax: Wellington
[Composition]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016). The heavy price of our waterways pollution. (News PAper)Fairfax media: Wellington
[Composition]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Henderson, IM. (2005). Index of Biotic Integrity, Waikato Region: Fish. Palmerston North, NZ: Massey University, Centre for Freshwater Ecosystem Modelling and Management
[Software / Code]Authored by: Henderson, I., Joy, M.

Thesis

Joy, MK. (2003). The development of predictive models to enhance biological assessment of riverine systems in New Zealand. (Doctoral Thesis, Massey University, Palmerston North, NZ)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: Joy, M.

Report

Joy, MK. (2017). Porirua Ki Manawatu Inland Waterways Historical report (draft). CRFT.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Lowe, M.(2016). Freshwater fish index of Biotic integrity (IBI) for the Auckland region – 2015 update. Prepared by Morphum Environmental and Mike Joy for Auckland council.
[Technical Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., Lowe, M., Ingley, R., & Utech, C.(2016). A Predictive Model of Freshwater Fish Distribution for the Auckland Region – 2016 Update. Prepared by Morphum Environmental and Mike Joy for Auckland Council.
[Technical Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016). The national freshwater and geothermal resources Inquiry. Woodward Law.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016). A fish index of biotic integrity (IBI) for horizons regional council. Horizons regional Council.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., David, BO., & Lake, M. (2013). New Zealand Freshwater Fish Sampling Protocols. ( Report No. 1). Massey University.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013). A fish index of biotic integrity for the Tasman Nelson District. Massey University.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013). Freshwater fish predictive modelling for bio-assessment; a scoping study into fish bio-assessment models as national indicators. Wairesearch Limited.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., David, BO., & Lake, M. (2013). New Zealand freshwater fish sampling protocols Partt.1: Wadeable rivers and streams. Field guide. ( Report No. 2). Massey University.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK.(2011). Temporal and land-cover trends in salmonid distribution in New Zealand's rivers: a predictive distribution map and analysis of data from the New Zealand Freshwater Database - 1970 - 2007. Palmerston North
[Technical Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Belgrave, MP., Belgrave, D., Procter, J., Bennett, A., Joy, M., Togher, S., . . . Lilley, J.(2011). Rohe Potae: Environmental and Wahi Tapu Report. Wellington
[Technical Report]Authored by: Anderson, C., Belgrave, M., Joy, M., Procter, J.
Joy, MK., Worner, SP., Takayoshi, I., & Gwénaël, L.(2010). Surveillance Tools for Freshwater Invertebrates. (Report No. MAF Biosecurity New Zealand technical paper No: 2010/21). Wellington: Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
[Technical Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
joy, MK.(2009). Scenario modelling; predicting the effects of culvet remediation, riparian shading and future landuse change on freshwater ecosystems of waikato wadeable streams. A report to Environmnet Waikato Regional Council. : Waikato Regional Council
[Technical Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2009). Temporal and land-cover trends in freshwater fish communities in New Zealand's rivers: an analysis of data from the New Zealand freshwater fish database -1970-2007.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Harding, JS., Clapcott, JE., Quinn, JM., Hayes, JW., Joy, MK., Storey, RG., . . . Boothroyd, IK. (2009). Stream habitat assessment protocols for wadeable rivers and steams of New Zealand.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Belgrave, MP., Bennett, AL., Millner, JP., James, A., Anderson, C., Belgrave, DC., . . . Joy, MK.(2008). Raukawa waterways and environmental impact.
[Technical Report]Authored by: Anderson, C., Belgrave, D., Belgrave, M., Bennett, A., Joy, M., Millner, J., Procter, J., Watson, J.
Rowe, D., Collier, K., Hatton, C., Joy, MK., & Maxted, J. (2008). Stream ecological valuation (SEV): a method for scoring the ecological performance of Auckland streams and for quantifying environmental compensation.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Kelly, F., Champ, T., McDonnell, N., Kelly Quinn, M., Harrison, S., Arbuthnott, A., . . . Rosell, R.(2007). Investigation of the relationship between fish stocks, ecological quality ratings (Q-values), environmental factors and degree of eutrophication.
[Technical Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK.(2007). A new fish index of biotic integrity using quantile regressions: The fish QIBI for the Waikato region.
[Technical Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Macdonald, A., & Joy, MK.(2006). Freshwater biodiversity of the greater Wellington region..
[Technical Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK.(2006). Freshwater fish survey of the Whakatikei, Pakuratahi and Wainuiomata (Skull Gully) catchments.
[Technical Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK.(2006). A predictive model fo fish distribution and Index of Biotic Integrity (IBI) for wadeable streams in the Waikato region..
[Technical Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2005). A predictive model of fish distribution and Index of Biotic Integrity (IBI) for wadeable streams in the Waikato region. Massey University.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2005). A predictive bioassessment model using fish for Southern Ireland: A report for the Central Fisheries Board Ireland. Massey University.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Henderson, IM. (2005). A fish index of biotic integrity (IBI) for the Waikato Region. Massey University.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Henderson, I., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Henderson, IM. (2004). A fish index of biotic integrity (IBI) for the Auckland Region. Massey University.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Henderson, I., Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2003). Lake Pounui Fish Survey. Massey University.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Phillips, J., & Joy, MK. (2002). State of the environment report : native fish in the Manawatu-Wanganui region.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2002). The potential for enhancement of fish communities of a fish pass on the Orongorongo Intake Dam. Massey University.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2002). Freshwater fish survey of the Wellington Region. Massey University.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Joy, M.

Conference

Joy, MK. (2017, September). Social license of freshwater use. Presented at ANZCCART 2017. Queenstown.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2017, July). Application of a predictive fish Index of Biotic Integrity (IBI) in New Zealand. Presented at 10th Sympossium for European Freshwater Sciences 2017. Olomouc, Czech Republic.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2017, March). The new realities of food production. Presented at Animal Rights Conference AR17. Camp Wainuiomata.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2017, February). Looking in what is the perception of the environmental performance of sheep and beef farms. Presented at Enviroment conference beef & lamb New Zealand. Wellington.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, February). Facilitating a sustainable freshwater management whats the impact of infrastructure on water quality and ecology. Presented at 2016 Freshwater Management & Infrastructure Forum. Te Papa Wellington.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK.(2015, November). Environmental Armageddon? Invited lecture to the 2015 Skeptics Society of New Zealand. .
[Conference]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, October). Environmental Protection Failure New Zealand a case-study. Presented at EIANZ Annual Conference. Challenging the Status Quo: Excellence in Environmental Practice. Perth.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, August). Paradise squandered; New Zealand's 100% image in peril. Presented at Tourism Export Council annual conference. Dunedin, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, August). The state of the nations water- ecosystem health. Presented at ECO New Zealand Annual Conference Dialogues on Fresh Water: navigating impasses and new approaches. Christchurch, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, March). State of our awa. Presented at Kahunugunu annual Fishhook Summit. Napier Sailing Club.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Foote, K., & Joy, MK. (2014, November). Role of the dairy industry in New Zealands ecological decline. Presented at New Zealand Ecological Society Annual Conference. Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Foote, K., & Joy, MK.(2014). The true cost of milk: Environmental deterioration vs. profit in the New Zealand dairy industry. Paper presented at the meeting of New Zealand Agriculture and Research Economics Society. Nelson, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, August). Will the National Objectives Framework protect our freshwater species and does it matter. Presented at Environmental Defence Society Conference - Navigating Our Future. Auckland, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, November). New Zealands shame: The commercial harvesting of threatened endemic and native fish species. Presented at New Zealand Ecological Society Annual Conference. Palmerston North, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013, April). NZs 100% pure clean green mirage. Presented at National Marine and Freshwater Education Wananga Conference. Bay of Islands, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013, September). White Gold - Dairy Production in New Zealand. Presented at Black and White Gold, Annual Conference of the Resource Management Law Association. New Plymouth, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013, November). Freshwater crisis in New Zealand. Presented at Strange Baroque Ecologies Symposium. Wellington, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Schwendel, A., Joy, M., & Fuller, IC. (2011). A macroinvertebrate index to assess stream bed stability. (pp. 38 - 38). , HydroEco 2011, Hydrology and Ecology: Ecosystems, Groundwater and Surface Water - Pressures and Options
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Fuller, I., Joy, M.
Schwendel, AC., Joy, M., & Fuller, IC. (2011, May). A macroinvertebrate index to assess stream bed stability. Presented at HydroEco 2011, Hydrology and Ecology: Ecosystems, Groundwater and Surface Water - Pressures and Options. Vienna, Austria.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Fuller, I., Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011, March). How do fish like poor water quality?. Presented at New Zealand Land Treatment Collective Annual Conference. Palmerston North Convention Centre, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011, June). New Zealand's 100% Pure, Clean Green Myth. Presented at Royal Forest and Bird Annual General Meeting. Mecure Hotel Wellington.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011, August). How pollutant impacts on freshwater ecology and how the "water quality" measures used now just don't measure up ecologically. Presented at The New Zealand Trade and Waste Forum Inaugral Conference. Napier, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Durpoix, D., Joy, M., & Perry, P. (2010, July). Environmental attitudes of New Zealand farmers: The importance of affect and direct contact with nature. Presented at International Symposium on Environmental Sociology and Sustainable Development. Gothenburg, Sweden.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, M. (2010, November). New Zealand's freshwater crisis: The triumph of economists over ecologists. Presented at Biodiversity: 2010 and beyond. University of Otago, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2009, May). New Zealand's freshwater crisis: a freshwater ecology perspective. Presented at New Zealand Planning Institute Conference. Rotorua, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2009, June). When the land meets the water; the ecological impacts of sediments in streams. Presented at Erosion & Sediment Control Conference. Auckland, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2009). When the land meets the water; the ecological impacts of sediments in streams. In Erosion & Sediment Control Conference(pp. 61 - 61). : International Erosion Control Association Australasia
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2008, October). Environmental pressures which will encourage us to undertake compliance enforcement: key issues for the next two decades. What will that mean for the office in the field?. Presented at Local Government Environmental Compliance Conference. Wellington, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, F. (2008, November). Investigating temporal and landuse trends in New Zealand freshwater fish database using and index of biotic integrity. Presented at Freshwater Sciences Society Conference.. New Plymouth, Taranaki, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2008, June). The state of the environment or a state of denial: New Zealand freshwaters in crisis. Presented at Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand AGM. Wellington, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2008, June). Quality and ecosystem health. Presented at Environment and Conservation Organisations of New Zealand Annual Conference. Wellington, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2008, July). Predicting freshwater fish distribution at a regional scale. Presented at New Zealand Geographical Society 24th Conference. Victoria University of Wellington, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Atkinson, N., & Joy, MK. (2007, December). Response of Gobiomorphus hubbsi (Stokell) (bluegill bully) to odours of conspecific fish in the presence to natural stream odours: Is there an influence of habitat?. Presented at Joint Meeting of the New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and the Australian Society for Limnology. Queenstown, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2007, December). Using predictive models to assess the extent of freshwater habitat and fish biodiversity loss. Presented at Joint Meeting of the New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and the Australian Society for Limnology. Queenstown, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2006, November). Community or individual models? predicting freshwater fish distribution at a regional scale.. Presented at New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Conference. Rotorua, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2004, November). Application of the index of biotic integrity methodology to New Zealand freshwater fish communities. Presented at 'Restoration of Degraded Systems to Achieve Sustainability' NZ Limnological Society. Waiheke Island, Auckland, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2004). Using neural networks and GIS to predict the spatial occurrence of freshwater fish and decapods. In S. Dzeroski, B. Zenko, & M. Debeljak (Eds.) The 4th International Workshop on Environmental Applications of Machine Learning. (pp. 35 - 36). Ljubljana, Slovenia
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2003, June). Spatial mapping of freshwater fish and decapod communities: A GIS and neural network approach to habitat-suitability maps. Presented at Australian Society for Fish Biology Annual Meeting. Wellington,NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2002, August). Neural network modelling of freshwater fish and macro-crustacean assemblages for biological assessment in New Zealand. Presented at 3rd Conference of the International Society for Ecological Informatics. Grottaferrata, Rome, Italy.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
McLea, M., & Joy, MK. (2002, November). Point, click, fish - a freshwater fisheries management tool. Presented at NZ Limnological Society Conference. Shantytown, West Coast, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2002, November). Biological assessment of rivers in the Manawatu-Wanganui region of New Zealand using a predictive macroinvertebrate model. Presented at NZ Limnological Society Conference. Shantytown, West Coast, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2002, November). Assessing biological integrity: Predicting freshwater fish and decapod assemblages using species-specific habitat selection functions. Presented at NZ Limnological Society Conference. Shantytown, West Coast, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2001, February). Assessing stream health using a reference site predictive model of fish occurrence. Presented at 28th Congress of the International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology. Monash University, Melbourne, VIC.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Death, RG. (2000, November). Assessing stream health using a reference predictive model of fish occurrence. Presented at Joint Conference of NZ Hydrological Society , Meteorological Society of NZ, NZ Limnological Society. University of Canterbury, Christchurch, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Death, R., Joy, M.

Other

Joy, MK. (2017, June). Developing tools for freshwater bioassessment using fish in New Zealand invited seminar at 2University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Fisheries,.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2017, May). Our deadly fossil food addiction. Presented at Wellington, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2017, May). Our deadly nitrogen addiction. In Public Seminar at the institue for governance and policy studies.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2017, March). The future of food Address to the Palmerston North University of the 3rd age.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, November). From quiet freshwater scientist to noisy activist; What happens when you get angry. The 2016 Richard Norris Lecture University of Canberra. In Public Lecture.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, November). Polluted inheritance. Public talk at Precarious Nature Exhibition Christchurch center of Contemporary art. In PUBLIC. Presented at Christchurch.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, October). The future of food. A presentation to Palmerston North Rotary. The Convention Center Palmerston North.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, October). Polluted Inheritance. The annual Wakim Memorial Lecture Pax Christi Aotearoa-New Zealand Auckland.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, August). The Expert – An Endangered Species? Join BWB Texts authors: Shaun Hendy – Silencing Science Mike Joy – Polluted Inheritance Jane Kelsey – Hidden Agendas, The FIRE Economy Talking about the state of knowledge in New Zealand today – ‘an endangered species?’ Chaired by Megan Whelan 29 August 2016, 6 p.m. Royal Society of New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, August). Environmental realities in New Zealand. A presentation to the Junior Plastic Surgeons Conference Museum Hotel Wellington.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, July). Polluted inheritance. Public talk to Forest and Bird Lower Hutt.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, March). New Zealand's freshwater future. Presentation to the Christchurch branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, March). Managing the freshwater interface a presentation to Law Students Victoria University.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, March). Freshwater Futures a presentation to New Zealand School of Music Victoria University.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, March). Pollution of freshwaters in New Zealand, Presentation to the Waikanae U3A.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, February). The management of Freshwater in New Zealand presentation to Massey University MBA class 2016.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2016, February). Freshwater management on farm. Presentation to Farmwise Consultants Hamilton LIC.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, November). Freshwater foolishness presentation at Litcrawl 2015 Paramount Theater Wellington.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, October). Paradise Squandered: NZ's Environmental Asset Stripping. Presented at Whanganui.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, October). Polluted Inheritance, freshwater crisis in New Zealand. In Whanganui Science Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, October). Freshwater Biodiversity in New Zealand. In Vanishing Nature Public Meeting , National Aquarium Napier.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, September). Environmental legislation failure in Paradise. In Visiting USA students course run by Peter Horsley.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, September). New Zealand environmental issues. In Forest and Bird Levin Branch Meeting.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, June). Freshwater health and management in New Zealand. In ECO New Zealand Annual Conference, Chrischurch.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, August). Freshwater future in New Zealand. In Forest and Bird Upper Hutt Branch.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, August). Environmental impacts of Forestry on New Zealand freshwater. In PF Olsen Forestry Contractors, Rotorua.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, August). The importance of true clean green New Zealand to the Tourism industry. In Keynote presentation to The Tourism Export Council AGM Dunedin.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, August). Crisis times for freshwaters in New Zealand. In Forethought public Meeting New Zealand Portriat Gallery Wellington Waterfront.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, July). The future of environmental protection in New Zealand. In Friends of Okura Bush, Auckland.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, June). Environmental Issues in New Zealand. In Myanmar Young Leaders Group Massey University.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, June). The State of New Zealand's fresh waters. In Christchurch East Labour Party Special Meeting.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, June). Freshwater ecosystems in the Manawatu. In Horowhenua Freshwater Anglers Association Levin.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, May). Freshwater Futures. In Victoria University Wellington Law Faculty Students.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, May). Environmental Management in New Zealand. In Foundation studies students Victoria University Wellington.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK., & Foote, K. (2015). Ecologists defend attack on dairy industry. National Business Review, Auckland..
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, February). Stop the Mangatere Dam Public Meeting. In Stop the Mangatere Dam Public Meeting, Carterton.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, February). Water Quality in New Zealand. In Environmental Leaders Forum, Envirohub Bay of Plenty, Tauranga.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, March). Freshwater futures in New Zealand. In Sustainable Home and Garden Show, Kapiti.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, March). Future of Dairy. In Future of Dairy workshop with contingent from Netherlands.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015, March). Speaking Truth to Power. In Speaking Truth to Power Forum, Mahara Gallery, Waikanae.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015). A dirty little secret. Fairfax
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2015). Our Rivers. Good Life Collective
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.Contributed to by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, November). Invited presentation. In University of the Third Age, Timaru.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, February). Sustainability of Dairy Farming. In Fonterra Shareholders Council, Auckland.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, March). Sustainability of Dairy Farming. In Waikato Federated Farmers Annual Meeting, Hamilton.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, March). Environmental Issues in New Zealand. In Probus Club Kapiti, Paraparaumu.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, March). Freshwater Science. In Science staff at Canterbury Regional Council, Christchurch.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, March). South Canterbury Water Quality. In Public Meeting, Geraldine.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, May). Water Quality in New Zealand. In Tararua Tramping Club, Wellington.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, May). Fish Passage Workshop. In Greater Wellington Regional Council Restoration Day, Puatahanui, Wellington.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, May). Water Quality in the Manawatu. In Palmerston North U3A Group.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, June). Freshwater Management. In Grasshoppers Agricultural Group, Mid Canterbury Branch, Ashburton.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, June). The Demise of New Zealand’s Freshwater; Politics and Science. In Christchurch Branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, June). The Demise of New Zealand’s Freshwater; Politics and Science. In Wanaka Branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, June). The Demise of New Zealand’s Freshwater; Politics and Science. In Invercargill Branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, June). Nutrient limits for freshwaters in New Zealand. In Fish and Game AGM, Rotorua.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, June). The Demise of New Zealand’s Freshwater; Politics and Science. In Rotorua Branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, June). The Demise of New Zealand’s Freshwater; Politics and Science. In Hamilton Branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, June). The Demise of New Zealand’s Freshwater; Politics and Science. In Auckland Branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, June). Freshwater management. In Association of Biological Farming AGM, Wellington.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, July). The Demise of New Zealand’s Freshwater; Politics and Science. In Wellington Branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, July). Freshwater pollution in New Zealand. In 12th Annual Mountain Film Festival, Wanaka.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, July). The Demise of New Zealand's Freshwater; Politics and Science. In Nelson Branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, July). The Demise of New Zealand's Freshwater; Politics and Science. In Palmerston North Branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, July). The Demise of New Zealand's Freshwater; Politics and Science. In Napier Branch of the Royal Society.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, August). Water quality. In Wai Care, Auckland.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, August). Freshwater Management. In Kapiti Coast Worker Educational Institute, WEA.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, August). New Zealand's freshwater future. In Let's Talk Tairawhiti meeting, Gisborne District Council.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, September). Freshwaters in New Zealand. In Cody Lounge, Masterton Town Hall, Masterton, Wairarapa.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, September). Solutions for freshwater management in New Zealand. In Palmerston North Lunch Club.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, September). Measuring Freshwater Ecosystems. In Victoria University third year Engineering Students, Wellington.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, September). Freshwaters in New Zealand. In Boston University environmental studies students, Massey University, Palmerston North.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, September). Resisting environmental degradation in New Zealand - a resistance movement is overdue. In Resistance series talks, Palmerston North City Library.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, October). Ashburton Community Water Forum. In Sinclair Community Centre, Ashburton.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, October). The plight of the Longfin Tuna. In Te oranga o Te tangata, He Whenua. Te Wānanga O Raukawa, Otaki.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, October). Paradise Squandered; New Zealand’s Environmental Asset Stripping. In Bruce Jesson Foundation Annual Lecture.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, October). The impacts of dairy farming on the New Zealand environment.. In Landcorp Dairy Managers Group, Wellington. Presented at 15 Allen Street, Wellington.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, October). Freshwater Trends in New Zealand. In Hauraki Gulf Forum, Auckland.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2014, November). Paradise squandered. In Friends of Golden Bay, Takaka Hall.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013, August). New Zealand's 100% pure delusion: "the inconvenient reality". Presented at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gQXATGauvC0. : Ousa, Science Communication, University of Otago.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013, May). An inconvenient reality.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013, June). Freshwater issues in New Zealand. In East Harbour Environmental Association AGM, Wellington.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013, June). Impacts of irrigation and intensification on freshwaters. In Transparent Hawkes Bay public meeting, Waipukurau.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013, August). Freshwater futures in New Zealand. In University of the Third Age, Wellington.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2013, November). Freshwater fisheries in New Zealand. In Kapiti Fly Fishers Club, Paraparaumu.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2012). Face the facts - we aren't so green. Dominion Post
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2012, May). The 100% Pure Delusion - the inconvenient reality. In Royal Society of New Zealand, Forest and Bird.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2012, February). "The plight of lowland waterways with an emphasis on the Kapiti Horowhenua region". In Electra Business Breakfast Forum.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011, November). New Zealand's 100% pure delusion; the inconvenient reality.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011). The dying myth of a clean, green Aotearoa. NZ Herald
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011, September). Flogging off the family silver - the degradation of New Zealand's natural captial. In The Theosophical Society's Palmerston North branch.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011). Television New Zealand Q + A.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011, May). The 100% pure, clean green myth. In Public talk: Environmental issues and debates: Massey talks sustainability. Presented at Palmerston North, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011, June). New Zealand's 100% Pure, Clean Green Myth - sustainability talks. In International Pacific College to students and staff.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011). Media interview - Media 7 TVNZ.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011). The life of the Longfin eel. Environews Graeme Hill Radio-Live
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2011). Media 7 TVNZ Science special with Peter Gluckman and Lord Robert Winston Chapter 2. Media 7 Science special
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, M. (2010). For how much longer can we claim to be clean and green?. (pp. 9 - 9).
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, M. (2010). Mokihinui River dam: Rivers with Craig Potton.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, M. (2010). Waikato River impacts: Rivers with Craig Potton.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, M. (2010). Government failures and ecological apathy bite back. (pp. B7 - B7).
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2010, April). New Zealands freshwater - concern for the future. In WaiCare Auckland Regional Council. Presented at Unitec Mt Albert Campus.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, M. (2009). NZ rivers and waterways under pressure.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, M. (2009). Freshwater fish and river pollution.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, M. (2009). Whitebait.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, M. (2009). Manawatu River.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, M. (2009). Manawatu River.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
McEwan, A., & Joy, MK. (2008). Commercial fishing could spell the end for our eels.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
McEwan, A., & Joy, MK. (2008). The high price of a fritter. (pp. B5).
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2008). Pollution cannot be watered down. (pp. A9).
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2008). NZ rivers and waterways under increasing pressure.
[Other]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2008, August). Freshwater: Quality and eco system health. In Sustaining Hawke's Bay Trust "Speakers on Sustainability" Series. Presented at Havelock North, NZ.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2008, May). Longfin eels on the brink of extinction. In Tuna Hikoi. Presented at Wellington, NZ.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.
Joy, MK. (2008, June). State of the environment or state of denial: New Zealand freshwaters in crisis. In School of Biological Sciences Seminar. Presented at Victoria University of Wellington, NZ.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joy, M.

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Supervisor 0 2
CoSupervisor 1 2

Current Doctoral Supervision

CoSupervisor of:

  • Adam Canning - PhD
    The application of network analysis to assess the structure and function of aquatic food webs

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Supervisor of:

  • 2014 - Karen Thelma Palmer - PhD
    Sustainable ecological systems and urban development in New Zealand: a freshwater case study
  • 2011 - Dorothee Durpoix - PhD
    Farmers' attitudes and behaviour towards the natural environment: a New Zealand case study

CoSupervisor of:

  • 2011 - Christopher Arved Schwendel - PhD
    The influence of stream bed stability and channel dynamics on lotic ecosystems: Measurement and methodological advances
  • 2011 - Jonathan Douglas Tonkin - PhD
    The effects of productivity and disturbance on diversity in stream communities

Media and Links

Media

  • 31 Aug 2016 - Video
    Havelock North water crisis
    Mike discuss the water crisis in Havelock North
  • 30 Mar 2016 - Radio
    100% pure? Not even close!
    Mark Sainsbury talks with environmental researcher Dr Mike Joy about the state of our waterways.
  • 29 Jun 2014 - Television
    Impacts from dairying on freshwater worse
    Impacts from dairying on our freshwater
  • 28 Apr 2017 - Radio
    reduce cow numbers to stop water harm
    Radio interview
  • 28 Apr 2017 - Television
    Freshwater report analysis
    Tv1 Breakfast interview
  • 27 Nov 2012 - Television
    Breakfast - NZ's environmental woes getting worse
    Mike Joy on the Breakfast show
  • 27 Feb 2017 - Online, Radio
    Food futures Safe and Sound Radio Show and Podcast
    radio interview
  • 26 Mar 2017 - Television
    Saving the Selwyn River
    In depth documentary
  • 26 Aug 2016 - Radio
    Dr Mike Joy clears the air over water contaminatio
    Mike talks with The Country regarding the water contamination outbreak in Havelock North
  • 25 Jun 2011 - Radio
    Fresh water ecologist Mike Joy on our Longfin eel
    Fresh water ecologist Mike Joy on our Longfin Eel.
  • 25 Aug 2012 - Radio
    Environnews, Whitebait with Mike Joy
    Mike Joy on whitebait and threats to their survival.
  • 24 Sep 2015 - Radio, Online
    Maori lost in action on Wiakato River
    Interview with Dale Husband on Waatea News
  • 23 Mar 2017 - Newspaper
    Waikato University looks to cut 17 jobs in the hum
    quoted in newspaper article
  • 23 Jul 2016 - Online
    The ecological realities of New Zealand
    Episode 5 of the Sentient Seas podcast series is an interview conducted with the New Zealand ecologist and author Dr Mike Joy.
  • 23 Jul 2016 - Online
    The ecological realities of New Zealand
    Mike talks about the biodiversity decline, flawed management measures in protecting the environment, intensification, and challengers and solutions to future food production,
  • 23 Aug 2016 - Radio
    New Zealand has trashed it's water supply - Mike J
    Interview on radio live with Mitch Harris
  • 22 Nov 2012 - Radio
    NZ 100% Pure! The challenges of truth telling in a
    Tim Lynch interviews Mike Joy on the challenges of conveying information in a commercially driven world.
  • 22 Jan 2017 - Radio
    Would you eat steak grown in a lab?
    17 minute National Radio interview on environmntal issues with Lyn Freeman
  • 22 Jan 2014 - Newspaper
    Dr Joy or Mr Doom and Gloom of the NZ dairy sector
    Article on Mike Joy from rural media editor
  • 22 Feb 2017 - Newspaper
    The value of the humanities should not be underest
    op-ed
  • 22 Aug 2016 - Radio
    Morning with John Peachy
    Interview on water quality
  • 20 Jan 2017 - Television
    Opportunity party proposes new policy for farmers
    television interview
  • 20 Aug 2016 - Television
    What went wrong in Havelock North? The Nation
    Interview on the Nation panel discussion
  • 17 Oct 2012 - Radio
    More than half of New Zealand's rivers are pollute
    Mike Joy talks about the 100% Pure brand
  • 16 May 2017 - Radio
    Questioning the claim most waterways are fenced
    Radio interview with Mike Hosking News talk ZB
  • 16 Jan 2017 - Newspaper
    Federated Farmers support 1080
    Mentions Massey University’s Dr Mike Joy, a scathing critic of any contamination of New Zealand waterways, said he had examined piles of research on 1080 and water and ‘‘I can find no impact whatsoeve
  • 16 Apr 2010 - Radio
    What will the ecological impact of damming the Mok
    Ecological impact of damming the Mokihinui River
  • 14 Jul 2014 - Radio
    The Greens' water policy...how plausible?
    Duncan Garner talks with Dr Mike Joy, Freshwater ecology expert and Ian Mackenzie, Federated Farmers water spokesperson
  • 13 Oct 2014 - Radio
    Ministry misleading public over water quality
    Water scientist Mike Joy claims the Environment Ministry is misleading the public with statements on its website that freshwater quality is 'stable or improving'.
  • 13 Mar 2017 - Magazine
    Interview with Mike Joy
    interview in magazine
  • 13 Aug 2010 - Radio
    Whitebaiting and its effects
    Marcus Lush talks with the Senior Lecturer in Ecology and Environmental Science at Massey University, Dr Mike Joy, about the effects whitebaiting has on fish populations.
  • 12 Jan 2017 - Newspaper
    Shifting goalposts on environmental issues
    Marlborough Express, Blenheim Marlborough
  • 12 Apr 2017 - Radio
    Time for action, not reports over water degradatio
    Radio interview "Time for action, not reports over water degradation"
  • 12 Apr 2017 - Radio
    Gluckman Freshwater report analysis
    Radio Interview Radiolive drive show
  • 12 Apr 2017 - Television
    Gluckman Report
    Television interview - The Project TV3
  • 11 May 2017 - Radio
    Government insists its trying to clean up waterway
    Radio NZ interview
  • 11 Mar 2017 - Radio
    Environews---Kevin-Hackwell & Mike Joy on water
    10 minute radio interview
  • 11 Mar 2017 - Television
    water wars
    Television interview
  • 11 Jan 2017 - Newspaper, Online
    Ministry distorting environmental reality
    Opnion piece in Press Newspaper - Ministry distorting environmental reality Our environment is suffering as public servants concentrate on making the government of the day look good, says Mike Joy.
  • 11 Jan 2017 - Online, Newspaper
    Mike Joy: 'Agency capture' shifting goalposts on e
    Op-ed article
  • 09 May 2017 - Radio
    Scientists rally behind embattled colleague Mike J
    radio NZ interview
  • 09 Apr 2010 - Radio
    The Mokihinui River dam
    Mike Joy talks about the ecological impacts of the Mokihinui River dam
  • 08 May 2017 - Radio
    Water should be a big election issue - Dame Anne S
    Radiolive interview
  • 07 Jun 2016 - Radio
    Can we make all rivers in New Zealand swimmable
    Duncan Garner talks with Mike Joy about the policy of making all rivers in New Zealand swimmable.
  • 06 Mar 2015 - Radio
    Whitebait
    Whitebait. What are they and can they survive the current harvesting levels?
  • 04 Nov 2015 - Newspaper
    Reducing herds by a third one solution to pollutio
    Article describing a public talk I gave to the Whanganui Science Group Whanganui
  • 04 Mar 2017 - Newspaper
    Bay feedlots 'as bad as you can get'
    Newspaper story
  • 02 Aug 2013 - Radio
    Ecologist Mike Joy and The Stooges' Raw Power
    Fresh Water Ecologist Mike Joy on the health of our waterways and lakes in the face of increased intensity of the Dairy sector. Can we achieve a balance between prosperity and water quality?
  • 01 Sep 2016 - Radio
    Calls for commercial whitebaiting ban
    Mitch Harris talks with Mike Joy on calls to ban commercial whitebaiting in NZ waters.
  • 01 Nov 2015 - Radio, Online
    Sustainable farming in New Zealand
    Online interview podcast for sustainable lens
  • 01 Mar 2013 - Radio
    Koura
    Fresh water ecologist Mike Joy explains their natural history and how they fare with our deteriorating fresh water conditions.

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