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Top 10 finalists for Fairchild Challenge/BGCI Global Competition 2012/2013
The results are in for 2012/2013’s Global Competition! We received 38 entries in total from both middle schools and high schools. Students tackled a diverse range topics relating to plants and water - from irrigation, to mangrove ecosystems, from water conservation in the home, to global water use and the role plants play in the water cycle.
It was a tough job to judge but we have whittled it down to the following Top Ten finalists! (In no particular order)
Click on the quotes below to view pdfs of the entire interview write-up for each school:
The Fairchild Challenge/BGCI Global Competition 2012/2013 was inspired by the United Nations International Year of Water Cooperation. It encouraged students to explore, via interviews, what their local community know about the relationship between plants and water.
Students were asked to:
Entries were marked on the following criteria: