March is Women’s History month. To celebrate, Audubon is highlighting women’s historical roles in Audubon and conservation. We also are giving you some special insight into Audubon’s modern day female conservation pioneers.

Today’s Audubon women’s story: Seven Women Who Made the World Better for Birds and People

Be sure to check back tomorrow for the next story in our series.

Rachel Carson was a staunch defender and lover of birds. Photo: CBS Photo Archive/Getty