Adriana Hoffmann

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Adriana Hoffmann
Hoffmann in 1991
Adriana Elisabeth Hoffmann

(1940-01-29)29 January 1940
Died20 March 2022(2022-03-20) (aged 82)
Other namesAdriana Hoffmann Jacoby
Alma materUniversity of Chile
Known forDescribing 106 species of cactus
Scientific career
FieldsBotany, ecology
InstitutionsDefensores del Bosque Chileno
Author abbrev. (botany)A.E.Hoffm.

Adriana Elisabeth Hoffmann Jacoby (29 January 1940 – 20 March 2022) was a Chilean botanist, environmentalist, and writer. She was Chile's Environment Minister in 2000 and 2001. She was a supporter of sustainable management and protection of Chilean forests.

Hoffmann died on 20 March 2022 at the age of 82.[1]

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