CSSF Category Awards: 2009
Environmental Science

Junior Division


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J1207 — First Place
Alexandria J. Gallizioli, Grade 7 portrait
Sean E. Wieser, Grade 7 portrait
Is Copper the Cause? Investigating Copper in the Santa Cruz Mountain Drinking Water
Advisor: Dr. Lynn Shannon, Mr. Wayne Thompson
School: English (C.T.) Middle School, Los Gatos, Santa Clara County
J1218 — Second Place
Darian M. Spencer, Grade 8 portrait
Ember Traps: Can Vegetation Reduce Fire Risks to Homes?
Advisor: Ms. Rachel Miller
School: Roosevelt Junior High School, San Diego, San Diego County
J1204 — Third Place
Madison M. Dutra, Grade 8 portrait
Save the Wetlands: Effects of Drought on Pond Water Quality
Advisor: Mrs. Roxanne Hunker
School: Rhoades (The) School, Encinitas, San Diego County
J1205 — Fourth Place
Matt A. Friedman, Grade 8 portrait
Bioremediation Impacts on Water Quality: Effects on Urban Runoff
Advisor: Mrs. Roxanne Hunker
School: Rhoades (The) School, Encinitas, San Diego County
J1201 — Honorable Mention
Aamna J. Abbasi, Grade 6 portrait
Biodegradation of a Sugarcane-based Disposable Plate and a Tree-based Disposable Plate in a Landfill
Advisor: Mr. Ershad Khan
School: Orange Crescent School, Garden Grove, Orange County
J1216 — Honorable Mention
Avneesh K. Sharma, Grade 8 portrait
Do Wetlands Effectively Remove Nitrates from San Diego Creek Water Before Discharging into the Ocean?
Advisor: Dr. Bill Cooper
School: Fairmont Preparatory Academy, Anaheim, Orange County
J1217 — Honorable Mention
Rohan Sharma, Grade 8 portrait
The Dilemma: Too Little or Too Much? Nitrogen and Algal Blooms
Advisor: Dr. Geetanjali Sharma
School: Warren (Earl) Junior High School, Bakersfield, Kern County

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