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Toomas Frey (13 December 1937– 23 September 2020) was an Estonian ecologist, geobotanist and forest scientist. [1]

Frey was born in Põltsamaa. He was also a political leader, with the Estonian Greens. When he was named Minister of the Environment in 1990, it was the first time a member of a green party reached a national position in an Eastern European government. [2]

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References

  1. Priist Kask (16 June 2010). "Teenekas ökoloog Toomas Frey 70" (in Estonian), Eesti mets. Retrieved 31 December 2010.
  2. Wolfgang Rudig (April 2002). "Between Ecotopia and disillusionment: Green parties in European government", Environment44 (3): 20–33.