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Rachel Carson
(May 27, 1907 – April 14, 1964)
Was an American marine biologist and conservationist whose writings are credited with advancing the global environmental movement.
Carson began hercareer as a biologist in the U.S. Bureau of Fisheries, and became a full-time nature writer in the 1950s. Her widely praised 1951 bestseller The Sea Around Us won her financial security andrecognition as a gifted writer. Her next book, The Edge of the Sea, and the republished version of her first book, Under the Sea Wind, were also bestsellers. Together, her sea trilogy explores the whole ofocean life, from the shores to the surface to the deep sea.
In the late 1950s, Carson turned her attention to conservation and the environmental problems caused by synthetic pesticides. The resultwas Silent Spring (1962), which brought environmental concerns to an unprecedented portion of the American public. Silent Spring, while met with fierce denial from chemical companies, spurred a reversalin national pesticide policy—leading to a nationwide ban on DDT and other pesticides—and the grassroots environmental movement the book inspired led to the creation of the Environmental ProtectionAgency. Carson was posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by Jimmy Carter.

Rachel Carson
(May 27, 1907 – April 14, 1964)
Disclosing U.S. , through the publication of SilentSpring ( 1962 ), contributed to the implementation of modern environmental awareness.
Trained as a biologist, other economic difficulties, social and family prevented him from developing a scientific researchcareer. He entered the service of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Administration Fisheries and Wildlife), for the author who served as informative texts, including radio plays. He published manyarticles and several books on marine issues, they came to have the greatest success among critics and the general public.
Having moved for family reasons, the area of Maryland began to see the...
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