Royal Society of New Zealand

The 2013 Charles Fleming Award for Environmental Achievement

This was awarded to Mike Joy of Massey University, Palmerston North, in recognition of the key contribution he has made to the sustainable management and protection of New Zealand's freshwater resources. Dr Joy undertook a public lecture tour and Nelson was included in the itinerary (see below).

Current and past recipients of the Charles Fleming Award are listed on the RSNZ website:

For those of you who missed Mike Joy's Excellent talk in Nelson, here is a video of his Palmerston presentation:

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