Dr. Enrique Beltran
For 50 years Dr. Beltran has been a celebrated figure in Mexico in bringing environmental problems to the forefront of public awareness.
His projects have had a great impact in the research on the environment and marine biology. He has formed the best public library in Mexico on ecology and natural resources.
Dr. Beltran was vice-president of IUCN from 1954-58 and is an honorary member of WWF.