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Article Barn Owls on the Side of the Road The discovery of many dead barn owls lying around the highway peaked this young naturalist’s curiosity. See what he learned when... Article More Than Meets the Eye: Do Himasthla Sp. B Cercariae Use Chemo-orientation? After trudging through a muddy salt marsh, this young naturalist decided to investigate whether cercariae used chemo-orientation... Article Lichens as Indicators of Vehicle Pollution Can different lichen species be used as indicators of traffic contamination in his town? Find out what this young naturalist discovered... Article Algae in the Wekiva River: Is It Helping or Hurting Water Quality? Is a thriving algae population good or bad for a river’s water quality? Find out what this young naturalist discovered when she set... Article A Survey of the Birds of Indroda Nature Park in Gujarat, India In the summer of 2006, I spent a month in Gujarat, in western India, visiting family. It was the middle of June, but in India summer... Article Human Factor IV: The Impact of a Boiling Water Nuclear Reactor on the Plankton, Benthic and Biofouling Communities in the Reactor's Intake and Disch... This young naturalist continued her previous study of a nuclear generating station, this time examining biodiversity and species... Article An Analysis of Water Quality on the Severn River over Two Years The Chesapeake Bay has been around for eons, so why now does a little rain present a major problem to the bay’s health? Find out... Article An Investigation of Water Quality in Mercer County Lake How safe is the water in Mercer Lake as an occasional play area for local family dogs, including mine? Find out what this young naturalist... Article An Analysis of Mockingbird Nesting Behavior in Residential Areas Curiosity about why mocking birds had chosen to build their nests in a suburban area close to residential construction set this young... Article Ozone Pollution and White Pines: Phase II After witnessing the damage air pollutants had caused to the trees along her route to school, this young naturalist set out to learn... Article Toxic Algae: A Threat to Florida Waters? The headline in a local newspaper — "Health Menace Lurks in Lakes" — spurred this young naturalist to find out if the lake... Article Lead Levels in Residential Soil in Proximity to a Superhighway Seeing his young sister undergo a standard blood test for lead got this young naturalist curious about lead levels near the Long...