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Edwin F. "Frosty" Drew

(1948-1976) ~ Inducted 1990

Frosty Drew attended Moses Brown School, and as a Brown University graduate, began his career as a writer. He soon became actively involved in major efforts to preserve and protect the natural environmental heritage of RI.&nbsp;He particularly worked to sustain Ninigret Park in Charlestown, where the Frosty Drew Nature Center is located, and was instrumental in preventing the construction of a nuclear power plant in the town.&nbsp;He is a former Chairman of the Rhode Island Commission on Energy.&nbsp; He died at the young age of 28.


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