Mike Nagy has been involved with the Wellington Water Watchers since its formation in 2007. Environmental advocacy has been a main focus for Mike since the 80’s ranging from habitat enhancement, wildlife conservation and source water protection. Mike is past president of African Wildlife Conservation Fund, Arts and Culture Eramosa, former Environment Critic for the Green Party of Canada, and past president of the Guelph Greens. He has held management positions in numerous business sectors but is most recently engaged in food systems sustainability consulting.
Mike possesses a Masters Degree in Environmental Studies. He conducted his own research for this master thesis on Eco-certification, Traceability and Labelling of Seafood in Canada. Among others, Mike has appeared on CBC The Current and TVO’s The Agenda addressing seafood fraud that is widespread throughout the supply chain.
Mike understands that without healthy intact ecosystems humans cannot expect long-term health in return.