CSSF Category Awards: 2013
Plant Biology

Junior Division


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J1998 — First Place
Vincent A. Chen, Grade 6
The Effect of Water Priming on Salt Tolerance in Barley Seeds (Hordeum vulgare)
Advisor: Mrs. Melissa Facio
School: Inland Leaders Charter School, Yucaipa, San Bernardino County
J1902 — Second Place
Hannah O. Cevasco, Grade 6
Cuckoo for Coconuts
Advisor: Mrs. Nicole Shimshock
School: St. Charles School, San Carlos, San Mateo County
J1910 — Third Place
Sophia A. Harrison, Grade 7
The Effect of Temperature on the Growth of Red Radishes with Symbiotic Endomycorrhizae
Advisor: Mrs. Elizabeth Levine
School: Carden Academy of Almaden, San Jose, Santa Clara County
J1917 — Fourth Place
Alexander M. Poirier, Grade 8
Aquaponics, Hydroponics, or Soil Farming? Determining the Most Eco-Friendly Approach to Feeding the World
Advisor: Mrs. Elaine Gillum
School: Marshall (Thurgood) Middle School, San Diego, San Diego County
J1914 — Honorable Mention
Sydney L. Marler, Grade 7
The Effect of the Strengths of Electromagnetic Fields on Various Characteristics of Garden Bean Development
Advisor: Mrs. Michele Solem
School: Murray Middle School, Ridgecrest, Kern County
J1919 — Honorable Mention
Tess N. Rodriguez, Grade 8
Effects of Near Infrared Light on Plant Growth
Advisor: Mrs. Roxanne Hunker
School: Rhoades (The) School, Encinitas, San Diego County
J1925 — Honorable Mention
Younji Youn, Grade 6
What Is the Best Way of Protection that Prevents the Fruits in a Refrigerator from Withering?
Advisor: Mrs. Kristin Zebe
School: Culverdale School, Irvine, Orange County
J1999 — Honorable Mention
Sabrina K. Martin, Grade 8
Pea Plant Party
Advisor: Ms. Christina Fisher
School: Raney (Letha) Intermediate School, Corona, Riverside County

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