Science Fairs

The Louisiana Section of Air and Waste Management Association serves as a special awards judge for the State Science and Engineering fair at LSU every spring in the Senior division of environmental management and environmental science.

The winners of the A&WMA Louisiana Section awards at the 2013 Louisiana Science and Engineering Fair are as follows:

  • First Place: Caroline Trammel, St. Joseph Academy, Topic: The Effects of Soil Bulk Density on the Ability of Spartina alterniflora to Resist Simulated Storm Surge Water Force

  • Second Place: Chelsea Sparrow, St. Joseph Academy, Topic: The Tolerance of Grass Species to Flooding and Waterlogging

  • Third Place: Kiley Simpson, Caddo Parish Magnet, Topic: The Effect of Natural Ingredients as Herbicidal Agents Against Salvinia