Professor Jay Mistry

  1. 2018
  2. E-pub ahead of print

    New perspectives in fire management in South American savannas: the importance of intercultural governance

    Mistry, J., Schmidt, I., Eloy, L. & Bilbao, B. 11 May 2018 In : AMBIO: A Journal of the Human Environment. p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. E-pub ahead of print

    From fire suppression to fire management: Advances and resistances to changes in fire policy in the savannas of Brazil and Venezuela

    Eloy, L., Bilbao, B., Mistry, J. & Schmidt, I. 10 Apr 2018 In : Geographical Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. 2017
  5. Published

    The value and opportunities of community- and citizen-based approaches to tropical forest biodiversity monitoring

    Chandler, M. , See, L. , Andrianandrasana, H. , Becker, D. , Berardi, A. , Bodmer, R. , Brofeldt, S. , de Araujo Lima Constantino, P. , Cousins, J. , Crimmins, T. M. , Danielsen, F. , Paula Giorgi, A. , Huxham, M. , Leslie, A. , Mistry, J. , Mora, B. , Nelson, M. , Poulsen, M. K. , Kumar Pratihast, A. , Theilade, I. & 2 others Vakil, T. & Williams, J. N. 2017 A Sourcebook of Methods and Procedures for Monitoring Essential Biodiversity Variables in Tropical Forests with Remote Sensing: Report version UNCBD COP-13. G. O. F. C-G. O. L. D. . G. E. O. B. O. N. (ed.). Wageningen University, The Netherlands, p. 222-280 59 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  6. Published

    Using visual approaches with Indigenous communities

    Berardi, A., Mistry, J., Haynes, L., Jafferally, D., Bignante, E., Albert, G., Xavier, R., Benjamin, R. & de Ville, G. 2017 Mapping environmental sustainability. Oreszczyn, S. & Lane, A. (eds.). Bristol: The Policy Press, p. 103-129

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  7. 2016
  8. Published

    Feeling and acting ‘different’ emotions and shifting self-perceptions whilst facilitating a participatory video process

    Bignante, E., Mistry, J., Berardi, A. & Tschirhart, C. 1 Nov 2016 In : Emotion, Space and Society. 21, p. 5-12 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. E-pub ahead of print

    Bridging Indigenous and scientific knowledge: Local ecological knowledge must be placed at the center of environmental governance

    Mistry, J. & Berardi, A. 10 Jun 2016 In : Science. 352, 6291, p. 1274-1275 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Community owned solutions for fire management in tropical ecosystems: case studies from Indigenous communities of South America

    Mistry, J., Bilbao, B. & Berardi, A. 23 May 2016 In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences. 371, 1696

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Community owned solutions: identifying local best practices for social-ecological sustainability

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A., Tschirhart, C., Bignante, E., Haynes, L., Benjamin, R., Albert, G., Xavier, R., Robertson, B., Davis, O., Jafferally, D. & de Ville, G. 2016 In : Ecology and Society. 21, 2, p. 1-17 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    Community-based management of environmental challenges in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Delgado-Serrano, M. D. M., Mistry, J., Matzdorf, B. & Gregoire, L. 2016 In : Ecology and Society. 21, 4, p. 1-14 14 p., 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  13. Published

    Experimenting with Media Education, Civic Engagement, and Sustainability in Brazilian Schools

    Bujokas de Siqueira, A., Berardi, A., Mistry, J. & Rothberg, D. 2016 In : Communication and Information Technologies Annual. 12, p. 41-61 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    Learning from one another: evaluating the impact of horizontal knowledge exchange for environmental management and governance

    Tschirhart, C., Mistry, J., Berardi, A., Bignante, E., Simpson, M., Haynes, L., Benjamin, R., Albert, G., Xavier, R., Robertson, B., Davis, O., Verwer, C., de Ville, G. & Jafferally, D. 2016 In : Ecology and Society. p. 1-14 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Policies and practices: identifying synergies and conflict for Indigenous community sustainability in the Guiana Shield, South America

    Mistry, J., Tschirhart, C., Berardi, A., Davis, O., Bignante, E., Haynes, L., Benjamin, R., Albert, G., Xavier, R., Robertson, B., Jafferally, D., Verwer, C., Glastra, R. & de Ville, G. 2016 Global Change and the Caribbean: Adaptation and Resilience. Barker, D., McGregor, D., Rhiney, K. & Edwards, T. (eds.). Kingston, Jamaica: University of West Indies Press, p. 205-221

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  16. 2015
  17. Published

    Participatory scenario-planning in place-based social-ecological research: insights and experiences from 23 case studies

    Oteros-Rozas , E. , Martín-López , B. , Daw , T. , Bohensky, E. , Butler, J. , Hill, R. , Martin-Ortega, J. , Quinlan, A. , Ravera, F. , Ruiz-Mallén, I. , Thyresson, M. , Mistry, J. , Palomo, I. , Peterson, G. , Plieninger, T. , Waylen, K. , Beach, D. , Bohnet, . I. , Hamann, M. , Hanspach , . J. & 3 others Hubacek, K., Lavorel, S. & Vilardy, . S. Dec 2015 In : Ecology and Society. 20, 4, 66 p., 32

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    Indigenous identity and environmental governance in Guyana, South America

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A., Tschirhart, C., Bignante, E., Haynes, L., Benjamin, R., Albert, G., Xavier, R., Jafferally, D. & de Ville, G. 1 Oct 2015 In : Cultural Geographies. 22, 4, p. 689-712 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Between a rock and a hard place: ethical dilemmas of local community facilitators doing participatory projects

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A., Bignante, E. & Tschirhart, C. 1 May 2015 In : Geoforum. 61, p. 27-35 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published

    Applying the system viability framework for cross-scalar governance of nested social-ecological systems in the Guiana Shield, South America

    Berardi, A., Mistry, J., Tschirhart, C., Bignante, E., Davis, O., Haynes, L., Benjamin, R., Albert, G., Xavier, R., Jafferally, D. & de Ville, G. 2015 In : Ecology and Society. 20, 3, p. 1-16 16 p., 42

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. 2014
  22. Published

    Our common future? Cross-scalar scenario analysis for social–ecological sustainability of the Guiana Shield, South America

    Mistry, J., Tschirhart, C., Verwer, C., Glastra, R., Davis, O., Jafferally, D., Haynes, L., Benjamin, R., Albert, G., Xavier, R., Bovolo, I. & Berardi, A. Dec 2014 In : Environmental Science and Policy. 44, p. 126-148 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Published

    Why are we doing it? Exploring participant motivations within a participatory video project

    Mistry, J. 8 Nov 2014 In : Area. 48, 4, p. 412-418 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    Las políticas de cambio climático y las prácticas locales sostenibles: una evaluación de sinergias y conflictos en el Escudo Guayanés, América del Sur

    Tschirhart, C., Berardi, A., Mistry, J., Bignante, E., Verwer, C., Glastra, R., de Ville, G., Davis, O., de Souza, C., Haynes, L., Albert, G., Xavier, R., Jafferally, D. & Abraham, J. Jul 2014 In : Revista Virtual REDESMA. 7, 1, p. 96-109 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Natural resource management – a critical appraisal

    Mistry, J. 2014 The Arnold Companion to Development Studies. Desai, V. & Potter, R. (eds.). 3rd Edition ed. London: Edward Arnold, p. 361 365 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  26. 2013
  27. Published

    From resilience to viability: a case study of indigenous communities of the North Rupununi, Guyana

    Berardi, A., Tschirhart, C., Mistry, J., Bignante, E., Haynes, L., Albert, G., Benjamin, R., Xavier, R. & Jafferally, D. 10 Jul 2013 In : EchoGéo. 24

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Published

    Commentary on participatory video

    Mistry, J. 2013 In : J-Reading: Journal of Research and Didactics in Geography. 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Published

    The role of social memory in natural resource management: insights from participatory video

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A., Haynes, L., Davis, D., Xavier, R. & Andries, J. 2013 In : Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. 2012
  31. Published
  32. Unpublished
  33. Unpublished
  34. 2011
  35. Published

    Capacity building for adaptive management: a problem-based learning approach

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A., Roopsind, I., Davis, O., Haynes, L., Davis, O. & Simpson, M. 20 Apr 2011 In : Development in Practice. 21, 2, p. 190-204

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Published

    The ecosystem dynamics of tropical savannas.

    Mistry, J. 2011 The Sage Handbook of Biogeography. Millington, A. C., Blumler, M. A., MacDonald, G. & Schickhoff, U. (eds.). Sage, p. 279-300

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  37. In preparation

    The status and conservation of black caiman in the North Rupununi, Guyana.

    Simpson, M., Mistry, J., Berardi, A. & Roopsind, I. 2011 In : Conservation Biology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    Why it is important to understand the relationship between people, fire and protected areas.

    Mistry, J. & Bizerril, M. 2011 In : Biodiversidade Brasileira. 1, 2, p. 40 49 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. 2010
  40. Published

    Using a systems viability approach to evaluate integrated conservation and development projects: assessing the impact of the North Rupununi Adaptive Management Process, Guyana

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A., Simpson, M., Davis, O. & Haynes, L. Sep 2010 In : Geographical Journal. 176, 3, p. 241-252

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    The influence of fire regime on microscale structural variation and patchiness in cerrado vegetation.

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A. & Durigan, G. 2010 In : Revista do Instituto Florestal. 22, 1, p. 33-49

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. 2009
  43. Published

    Critical reflections on practice: the changing roles of three physical geographers carrying out research in a developing country

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A. & Simpson, M. Mar 2009 In : Area. 41, 1, p. 82-93

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    Indigenous knowledges

    Mistry, J. 2009 International Encyclopedia of Human Geography. Kitchin, R. & Thrift, N. (eds.). Oxford: Elsevier, Vol. 5, p. 371-376

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  45. Published

    Natural resource management and development discourses in the Caribbean: reflections on the Guyanese and Jamaican experience.

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A. & McGregor, D. 2009 In : Third World Quarterly. 30, 5, p. 969-989

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Published

    People-Black Caiman conflict in the North Rupununi, Guyana

    North Rupununi District Development Board 2009

    Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

  47. Published

    Skills at Master’s level in Geography Higher Education: teaching, learning and applying.

    Mistry, J., White, F. & Berardi, A. 2009 In : Journal of Geography in Higher Education. 33, 1, p. 123-148

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Published

    The Rupununi Uprising

    North Rupununi District Development Board 2009

    Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

  49. Published

    Traditional stories of the Makushi

    North Rupununi District Development Board 2009

    Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

  50. 2008
  51. Published

    Birds as indicators of wetland status and change in the North Rupununi, Guyana

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A. & Simpson, M. Sep 2008 In : Biodiversity and Conservation. 17, 10, p. 2383-2409

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Published

    Conversaciones: Jay Mistry.

    Mistry, J. 2008 Ecosostenible, p. 59-64

    Research output: Contribution to non-peer-reviewed publicationNewspaper article

  53. Published

    North Rupununi Tourist Handbook.

    Wetlands Partnership 2008 North Rupununi, Guyana : Wetlands Partnership

    Research output: Other contribution

  54. Published

    The North Rupununi Adaptive Management Process (NRAMP).

    Wetlands Partnership 2008 Georgetown, Guyana: Wetlands Partnership.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  55. Published

    The North Rupununi Adaptive Management Process Level 1 – Teacher Lesson Plan Guide for Grades Five and Six

    Wetlands Partnership & Mistry, J. 2008 Georgetown, Guyana : Wetlands Partnership

    Research output: Other contribution

  56. Published

    The North Rupununi Adaptive Management Process Level 2 -Community Course

    Wetlands Partnership 2008 Georgetown, Guyana : Wetlands Partnership

    Research output: Other contribution

  57. Published

    The North Rupununi Adaptive Management Process Level 3 - Ranger/Environmental Officer Course

    Wetlands Partnership 2008 Georgetown, Guyana : Wetlands Partnership

    Research output: Other contribution

  58. Published

    The NRAMP Impact Assessment Report

    Wetlands Partnership 2008 Georgetown, Guyana: Wetlands Partnership.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  59. Published

    Tourist Maps of North Rupununi

    Wetlands Partnership 2008 North Rupununi, Guyana : Wetlands Partnership

    Research output: Other contribution

  60. 2006
  61. Published

    A multidisciplinary and participatory research approach in savannas and dry forests.

    Berardi, A. & Mistry, J. 2006 Savannas and dry forests: linking people with nature. Mistry, J. & Berardi, A. (eds.). Aldershot, England: Ashgate, p. 265-271

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  62. Published

    Introduction.

    Mistry, J. & Berardi, A. 2006 Savannas and dry forests: linking people with nature. Mistry, J. & Berardi, A. (eds.). Aldershot, England: Ashgate, p. 1-18

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  63. Published

    Savannas and dry forests: linking people with nature.

    Mistry, J. & Berardi, A. 2006 Aldershot, England: Ashgate. 274 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  64. Published

    Skills at Master’s level in Geography Higher Education: teaching, learning and applying.

    Mistry, J., White, F. & Berardi, A. 2006 In : Planet. 16, p. 9-14

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. 2005
  66. Published

    Assessing fire potential in a Brazilian savanna nature reserve.

    Mistry, J. & Berardi, A. 2005 In : Biotropica. 37, 3, p. 439-451

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. Published

    Effects of phorophyte determinants on lichen abundance in the cerrado of central Brazil.

    Mistry, J. & Berardi, A. 2005 In : Plant Ecology. 178, 1, p. 61-76

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  68. Published

    Indigenous fire management in the cerrado of Brazil: the case of the Krahô of Tocantíns.

    Mistry, J., Berardi, A., Andrade, V., Krahô, T., Krahô, P. & Leonardos, O. 2005 In : Human Ecology. 33, 3, p. 365-386

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  69. 2004
  70. Published

    Exploring the links between natural resource use and biophysical status in the waterways of the North Rupununi, Guyana.

    Mistry, J., Simpson, M., Berardi, A. & Sandy, Y. 2004 In : Journal of Environmental Management. 72, p. 117-131

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  71. 2001
  72. Published

    Savannas and development.

    Mistry, J. 2001 The Arnold companion to development studies.. Desai, V. & Potter, R. (eds.). London: Edward Arnold, p. 305-310

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  73. Published

    Savannas. Progress report III.

    Mistry, J. 2001 In : Progress in Physical Geography. 25, 4, p. 552-559

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. 2000
  75. Published

    Savannas. Progress report I.

    Mistry, J. 2000 In : Progress in Physical Geography. 24, 2, p. 273-279

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  76. Published

    Savannas. Progress report II.

    Mistry, J. 2000 In : Progress in Physical Geography. 24, 4, p. 601-608

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  77. Published

    World savannas. Ecology and human use.

    Mistry, J. 2000 Harlow, England: Prentice Hall, UK. 344 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  78. 1998
  79. Published

    A preliminary Lichen Fire History (LFH) Key for the cerrado of the Distrito Federal, central Brazil.

    Mistry, J. 1998 In : Journal of Biogeography. 25, 3, p. 443-452

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  80. Published

    Corticolous lichens as potential bioindicators of fire history: a study in the cerrado of the Distrito Federal, central Brazil.

    Mistry, J. 1998 In : Journal of Biogeography. 25, 3, p. 409-441

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  81. Published

    Decision-making for fire use among farmers in the savannas of central Brazil.

    Mistry, J. 1998 In : Journal of Environmental Management. 54, 4, p. 321-334

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  82. Published

    Fire in the cerrado (savannas) of Brazil: an ecological review.

    Mistry, J. 1998 In : Progress in Physical Geography. 22, 4, p. 425-448

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  83. Published
  84. 1993
  85. Published

    The savanna forests of Manipur State, India: an historical overview

    Mistry, J. & Stott, P. 1 Jan 1993 In : Global Ecology and Biogeography Letters. 3, 1, p. 10-17

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle