Of Rising ScholarsFall 2022

Katie will be presenting at The Symposium of Rising Scholars on Saturday, September 24th! To attend the event and see Katie's presentation,

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Katie Rueff

Henry M. Gunn High SchoolClass of 2023Palo Alto, California



  • "Digging Deeper: Anthropogenic Impact on Wetland Soil Ecosystems" with mentor Madelin (June 24, 2022)

Project Portfolio

Digging Deeper: Anthropogenic Impact on Wetland Soil Ecosystems

Started Feb. 4, 2022

Abstract or project description

This project aims to quantify the evolving relationships between fungi, soil-dwelling microbes, and plants within pockets of the Baylands Nature Preserve using original analysis of plant ranges and soil organic content to supplement database-derived information.