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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 Arrows as Kate McNeil. In 2002, she made her Hollywood film debut in the comedy The Hot Chick. McAdams found fame in 2004, co-starring in the comedy Mean Girls and the romantic drama The Notebook. In 2005, she co-starred in the romantic comedy Wedding Crashers, the psychological thriller Red Eye, and the family comedy-drama The Family Stone. She was hailed by the media as Hollywood's new "it girl", and ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 39

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 groups to threaten sustainability. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 57

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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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 Awards, and a special Tony Award. She has sold over 30 million records worldwide and along with that has also received four Gold, three Platinum and three Multiplatinum albums by RIAA. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Midler began her professional career in several Off-Off-Broadway plays prior to her engagements in Fiddler on the Roof and Salvation on Broadway in the late 1960s. She came to prominence in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 72

Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

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#65 on The Greatest American Actresses of All Time

#61 on The Greatest Women in Music, 1980s to Today

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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 on Wikipedia

Age: 45

Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States of America

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