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List of famous female environmentalists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female environmentalists list contains the most prominent and top females known for being environmentalists. There are thousand of females working as environmentalists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic environmentalists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a environmentalist then the people below should give you inspiration.

List features people like Jane Poynter, Shehla Masood, and many more

While this isn't a list of all female environmentalists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female environmentalists?" and "Who are the best female environmentalists?"
Rachel McAdams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Environmentalists
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Rachel Anne McAdams is a Canadian actress. After graduating from a four-year theatre program at York University in 2001, she initially worked in Canadian television and film productions such as the drama film Perfect Pie, the comedy film My Name Is Tanino, and the comedy mini-series Slings and ...more

Age: 38

Birthplace: London, Canada

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Daryl Hannah is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Environmentalists
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Daryl Christine Hannah is an American film actress. She is best known for her performances in the films Blade Runner, Splash, Roxanne, Wall Street, Steel Magnolias and Kill Bill. She is also an environmental campaigner who has been arrested for protests against developments that are believed by some ...more

Age: 56

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Bette Midler is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Environmentalists
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Bette Midler, also known by her informal stage name The Divine Miss M, is an American singer, songwriter, actress, comedian, and film producer. In a career spanning almost half a century, Midler has been nominated for two Academy Awards, and won three Grammy Awards, four Golden Globes, three Emmy ...more

Age: 71

Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

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Persia White is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Environmentalists
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Persia White is an American actress and musician. White is known for her role as Lynn Searcy on the sitcom Girlfriends. She is also a member of the industrial rock band XEO3 and a solo singer, who released her debut album Mecca in 2009. ...more

Age: 44

Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States of America

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