CSSF Project Listings: 2001
Earth Sciences/ Planetary Sciences/ Physical Environments
Senior Division

Burke, Ashley N., Grade 11
Champaco, Cara A., Grade 11
The Greenhouse Effect: How Does Carbon Dioxide Affect Our Environment? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mrs. Pam Miller
School: Seaside High School, Seaside, Monterey County

S0502 Category Award: Honorable Mention
Cespedes, Albert, Jr., Grade 11
McCormick, Hyon K., Grade 11
There's No Place Like Mars
Advisor: Mr. Michael Cryder
School: La Sierra High School, Riverside, Riverside County

S0503 Category Award: First Place
Chen, Amy P., Grade 12
Laschamp Geomagnetic Field Excursion: A New Record from Equatorial West Pacific Region
Advisor: Mr. Steve Lund
School: Torrance High School, Torrance, Los Angeles County

Dolence, Katie A., Grade 10
Induction of Thermal Currents in Earth's Ocean Systems Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Patrick Smolenski
School: Claremont High School, Claremont, Los Angeles County

Gilbert, Julie S., Grade 12
Blast of Ash from the Past!
Advisor: Mrs. Maria Freeman
School: Costa Mesa High School, Costa Mesa, Orange County

Huang, Viviana, Grade 10
Effect of Oil Film on the Evaporation Rate of Water Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Scott Phillips
School: Brawley Union High School, Brawley, Imperial County

Huggins, Lauren C., Grade 10
The Salinas River, Agriculture's Plentiful Provider: Does Farming Have a Detrimental Effect on the Salinas River? Project Abstract
Advisor: Mr. Kim Robinson
School: Notre Dame High School, Salinas, Monterey County

S0508 Category Award: Second Place
Fischer, Michael H., Grade 9
Johnson, Richard D., Grade 10
Using Hyperspectral Remote Sensing to Locate Iceplant along the Central Coast of California Project Abstract
Advisors: Mr. Darrell Steely, Mr. Daniel Welsh-Bon
School: Pacific Collegiate School, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County

Kelsey, Kathy C., Grade 10
Seasonal Changes in the Redwood Creek Estuary
Advisor: Ms. Cindy Condit
School: Arcata High School, Arcata, Humboldt County

S0510 Category Award: Third Place
Samra, Shamsher S., Grade 9
Heat of Condensation: A Natural Source of Protective Heat
Advisor: Mr. Wayne Garabedian
School: Clovis West High School, Fresno, Fresno County

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