Felicity Wishart


Age: 49

Summary: Australian conservationist and reef activist considered as one of Australia's most dedicated conservationists who had served as a campaign manager for the environmental not-for-profit organization Australian Marine Conservation Society and worked tirelessly to protect the Great Barrier Reef for more than 20 years, but who had been instrumental in the push to phase out broadscale land clearing in the mid-2000s and whose work with The Wilderness Society (TWS) included campaigning to protect rainforests and raise awareness about climate change.

Cause of Death: In her sleep

Born: June 4, 1965

Died: July 20, 2015

Queensland, Australia