CSSF Category Awards: 2008
Earth & Planetary Sciences

Senior Division


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S0705 — First Place
Adriana M. Lynch, Grade 9 portrait
Bryan C. Pearn, Grade 9 portrait
Why Is There No Water in Alder Creek?
Advisor: Mrs. Erin Vaccaro
School: Willits Charter School, Willits, Mendocino County
S0707 — Second Place
Divya Nag, Grade 11 portrait
Thermal Analysis and Thermogravimetry Techniques to Quantify and Prevent Forest Fires
Advisor: Mr. Harish Nag
School: Mira Loma High School, Sacramento, Sacramento County
S0709 — Third Place
Dorothy L. Silverman, Grade 10 portrait
Influence of Site Effects on Peak Ground Acceleration in the Northridge and Whittier Narrows Earthquakes
Advisor: Ms. Laura Berger
School: Flintridge Preparatory School, La Canada Flintridge, Los Angeles County
S0704 — Fourth Place
Annemarie R. Kelleghan, Grade 10 portrait
Breathing Ballona: An Analysis of Dissolved Oxygen and Density in Ballona Creek
Advisor: Ms. Susan Rizk
School: Notre Dame Academy Girls' High, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County
S0703 — Honorable Mention
Sarah E. Doyel, Grade 10 portrait
A Cry for Help! Are the Malibu Beaches Starving for Sand?
Advisor: Ms. Karen Reynosa
School: Ventura High School, Ventura, Ventura County

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