Southeast Volusia Audubon Society, P.O. Box 46, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32170;

48th Annual Tomoka Region Science Fair 2016

Once again, West Volusia, Halifax River and Southeast Volusia Audubon Societies participated in this annual event.  Among almost 200 projects, we judges, from our chapters, were looking for those that were specific to environmental and conservation interests. 

Most of the projects we inspected were very logically put together and presented.   Each of us judging, reviewed a portion of these projects, and then we reviewed each others projects.  Finally, we discussed our favorites, and came to a consensus for winning positions.  Both first and second  place winners for the Senior division and the Junior division.

Senior Division:

$100  Julia Yu                Spruce Creek HS    A Bird Flocking Simulation

$50  Gabriella Chehaitli    Spruce Creek HS    Predicting Global Climate Change

Junior Division:

$100    Isabella Truxall    Silver Sands MS       Dangers Lurking In Our Water

$50    Faythe Corr       New Smyrna Beach MS   TP (Toilet Paper) Time The Right                                                      Time

                     winner                        winner

Photos and text by Eli Schaperow, Judge from West Volusia Audubon Society