Winners

2007 Special Award Winners

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Air & Waste Management Association

   ($50 cash)
    (302) Investigations of Artificial Reef Substrates
        Student: Rene Livingston
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

    (606) Hydrogen - Clean and Powerful!
        Student: Connor Lynch
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

    (524) Wave Hello to Clean Energy
        Student: Johnny Manzo
        School: La Colina Jr. HS

    (710) The Effect of CO2 on Plant Growth
        Students: Bridget Thomson , Elanie Girlando
        School: Carpinteria High School

National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis

  Best Junior Ecology Project ($30 cash)
    (115) To Eat or Not to Eat
        Student: Terra D'Antonio-Dudley
        School: La Colina Jr. HS

  Best Senior Ecology Project ($70 cash)
    (706) How Does the Amount of Acanthocephalan (Thorny Head Worm) Parasites Affect Swimming and Burrowing?
        Students: Andrew Sanchez , Esther Flores
        School: San Marcos High School

Will Winn Memorial Award

   ($25 cash)
    (402) Bacteria's Natural Enemies
        Student: Marina Plesons
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

    (601) Plies to Perfection
        Student: Annie Lefley
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

    (403) The Effects of Nettles on Bacteria
        Student: Olivia Anderson
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

    (106) CO2 and Plant Growth
        Student: Miriam Marcuse-Kubitza
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens

   ($25 cash)
    (101) Plants and Magnets
        Student: Alexandra McKernan
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

    (303) Human Impact on Biodiversity
        Student: Claire Mathews
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

    (310) Natural Dyeing (The front runner of well-being)
        Student: Jae Eun Chang
        School: Olga Reed School

    (108) How Do Plants Chemicals Affect Seed Germination?
        Student: Daniel Maldonado
        School: Arellanes Jr. HS

Santa Barbara Pharmacists Association

   ($50 cash)
    (515) Differences of Sunscreens
        Students: Ezana Okomo , Kyle Aronson
        School: La Colina Jr. HS

    (505) How Fluoride Protects Teeth From Coca Cola
        Student: Daniel Maslan
        School: Santa Barbara Jr. HS

    (412) Cleanest Mouth
        Students: Lydia Han , Catriona Reddington
        School: Carpinteria Middle School

Independent Scientist Award

   ($50 cash)
    (801) Transforming the Way Transformers Work - Conservation Utilizing an End Device Detection Circuit
        Student: Keal Jones
        School: Olive Grove Charter School

Goleta Water District

  First Place ($75 cash)
    (704) Are Trace Amounts of E. coli Found in Creek, Bottled, and Tap Water?
        Student: Taylor Spears
        School: Carpinteria High School

  Second Place ($50 cash)
    (301) Eutrophication
        Student: Kimberley Preston
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

  Third Place ($25 cash)
    (405) What's in Your Seawater?
        Student: Lauren Rowse
        School: Santa Barbara Jr. HS

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

  Best Junior Marine Science Project
    (302) Investigations of Artificial Reef Substrates
        Student: Rene Livingston
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

  Best Senior Marine Science Project ($100 cash)
    (706) How Does the Amount of Acanthocephalan (Thorny Head Worm) Parasites Affect Swimming and Burrowing?
        Students: Andrew Sanchez , Esther Flores
        School: San Marcos High School

City of Santa Barbara Water Resources

   ($50 cash)
    (701) Giant Pacific Kelp Growth in Intensified Carbon Dioxide Seawater
        Student: Erik Holliday
        School: San Marcos High School

    (304) The Effect of Decaying Material on the Dissolved Oxygen Level in Ocean Water
        Student: Corinne Ruth
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

    (105) The Effect of the Number of Goldfish in a Tank on the Dissolved Oxygen Content of the Water
        Student: Caroline Green
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

    (309) Ocean Water pH Tests
        Student: Urina Kim
        School: Olga Reed School

Association of Old Crows

  Best Junior Electronics/Computers Project ($50 cash)
    (502) Can a Robot Balance on Two Wheels?
        Student: Nolan Poe
        School: Goleta Valley Junior High

  Best Senior Electronics/Computers Project ($50 cash)
    (801) Transforming the Way Transformers Work - Conservation Utilizing an End Device Detection Circuit
        Student: Keal Jones
        School: Olive Grove Charter School