“Gives long-overdue recognition to the women who shaped the state’s environmental movement and saved Florida’s water, land, and quality of life from worse destruction.”


Cynthia Barnett, author of Blue Revolution: Unmaking America's Water Crisis

“Highlights the overlooked role of women in Florida’s environmental leadership. This is an exciting,

important book.”

Buddy MacKay, former governor of Florida

"A brilliant exposition of the varied types of talent it takes to fight the battles, wars and votes which must be undertaken if even a fraction of Florida’s heritage is to be saved.”


Victoria Tschinkel, vice chairperson, 1000 Friends of Florida

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