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Grades 6-8

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Young Naturalist Awards Essay

Going for the Green

A golf course can be a beautiful sight for golfers and non-golfers, alike. But does the tremendous amount of manicuring, fertilizing, and pest control behind that beauty spell harm to the animals that dwell there?

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Young Naturalist Awards Essay

Cleaning the Water

With an appreciation for the scarcity of fresh drinkable water, this young naturalist set out to test methods for filtering the contaminated poultry house water on his family’s farm.

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Young Naturalist Awards Essay

Marching Hazard

This young naturalist decided to test the field where she practiced with marching band after it was designated as an EPA site. See what she learned about the field’s safety.

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