Azaria Alon

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Azaria Alon

Azaria Alon in 2009
Born November 15, 1918(1918-11-15)
Ukraine
Died January 19, 2014 (aged 95)
Beit HaShita, Israel
Nationality Israeli
Occupation Conservationist,
Environmentalist
Spouse Ruth Alon
Children 4

Azaria Alon (November 15, 1918 – January 19, 2014) was an Israeli environmentalist. He was the co-founder of the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel (SPNI).[1]

Alon received an Israel Prize for lifetime achievement in 2012. He had previously been cited for the Israel Prize when the SPNI won it in 1980.[2][3]

Alon died on January 19, 2014 from natural causes, aged 95.

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