San Diego County Water Authority recognizes student Science Fair water projects

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San Diego County Water Authority recognizes student Science Fair water projects
Rhoades School student receives first place honor
April 28, 2004

Alan Joyce, from the Rhoades School in Rancho Santa Fe, received first place honors from the San Diego County Water Authority for his junior division entry in the 2004 Greater San Diego Science and Engineering Fair. Joyce will receive a $300 award and plaque from the Water Authority board for his junior division project entitled, “Effects of Runoff on Bacterial Levels of Escondido Creek.”

The Water Authority, one of 14 science fair sponsors, annually recognizes six student projects related to water technology.

The San Diego County Water Authority is a public agency serving the San Diego region as a wholesale supplier of water from the Colorado River and Northern California. The Water Authority works through its 23 member agencies to provide a safe, reliable water supply to support the region’s $130 billion economy and the quality of life of 3 million residents.


Alan Joyce, Rhoades School in Rancho Santa Fe, receives his award for the 2004 Greater San Diego Science and Engineering Fair from Bernie Rhinerson, board chairman and Ben Haddad, board public affairs committee chair of the San Diego County Water Authority at the April board of directors meeting.

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