Front Entrance of Ruth Patrick Science and Education Center

RPSEC Environmental Science Award 2017

Ruth Patrick Science Education Center

Congratulations to Weston Sandifer from Guinyard-Butler Middle School, Barnwell, SC, recipient of the 2017 Ruth Patrick Science and Education Center Environmental Science Award.

The 2017 CSRA Regional Science and Engineering Fair was held on March 11 at USC Aiken. There were over 200 projects from CSRA schools displayed at the fair. Each year, the RPSEC presents an environmental science award in honor of Dr. Ruth Patrick. Dr. Patrick pioneered work in the study of fresh water ecosystems and developed methods for measuring the health of these systems.

2017 Sandifer 1
2017 Sandifer 2

Title of Project

"Which Land Practice Decreases Soil Erosion and Improves Water Quality "