Ingebord ‘Ingie’ Lothe

1915 – 2005
Inducted 2003

“The air we breathe, the water we use, the energy needed, recreation, transportation. All involve natural resources and conservation.” – LotheIngebord "Ingie" Lothe

Lothe was a Wisconsin recycling pioneer. She was also an early leader in efforts to broaden the audience for environmental education at home and across the country.

At the national level, she took the conservation message to women through activities with the General Federation of Women’s Clubs.

For more information read her Hall of Fame monograph.