CSSF Category Awards: 2012
Environmental Science

Junior Division


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J1113 — First Place
Maya D. Miklos, Grade 8 portrait
Soiling Our Earth? Analysis of Nitrogen Levels in Fertilizer Runoff
Advisor: Ms. Linda Luo
School: Stanford (Jane Lathrop) Middle School, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County
J1123 — Second Place
Maaike R. Wielenga, Grade 8 portrait
Too Salty for Seeds! An Experiment Examining the Effect Salinity Has on the Germination of Pea Seeds
Advisor: Mrs. Emily Hoffman
School: South Pasadena Middle School, South Pasadena, Los Angeles County
J1106 — Third Place
Emma R. Freedman, Grade 7 portrait
Rollin' on the River Testing the Effects of Deforestation on the Water Quality of the Kinabatangan River in Borneo
Advisor: Dr. David Bernick
School: Homeschool, Corralitos, Santa Cruz County
J1102 — Fourth Place
Seung Hye Choi, Grade 8 portrait
Comparison of Quality of Water in Fresno and Clovis
Advisor: Mrs. Debra Lindstrom
School: Granite Ridge Intermediate, Fresno, Fresno County
J1108 — Honorable Mention
Elle G. Henriksen, Grade 7 portrait
Nuclear Power: Hot or Not?
Advisor: Ms. Nadia Oggiano
School: St. Anne School, Laguna Niguel, Orange County
J1120 — Honorable Mention
Sage A. Strieker, Grade 7 portrait
Murky Waters: The Impact of Oil Spills and Oil Spill Cleanup Dispersants on Gulf Coast Mangrove Habitats
Advisor: Ms. Christy Novak
School: St. Timothy School, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County
J1121 — Honorable Mention
Louisa Vanhecke, Grade 8 portrait
Internal Global Combustion Warming Engine
Advisor: Mrs. Jan St. Oegger
School: Santa Barbara Christian School, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County

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