Former Agriculture Minister of Dominica, Conservationist and Eco-inn Owner: Atherton Martin

Atherton Martin is a Dominican agronomist and environmentalist. He was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize in 1998, for his efforts on protecting tropical forests from environments threats due to planned large copper mining operations.

In Service of the People – The Life and Times of Atherton “Athie” Martin

Martin was educated at Cornel University and is an agronomist. He is also the former Agriculture Minister of Dominica. He is a conservationist and an eco-inn owner.

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