Ella Ashford, finalist for EPA contest!
You may remember Ella from the elephant seal bonanza this past spring. She donated dozens of hours seal sitting Star, and is also helping with other citizen science projects at the Marine Science Center, as well as docenting in our exhibits. Did I mention she is 12 years old?
Ella is a finalist for the EPA's 2013 Rachel Carson Sense of Wonder contest. Now it's up to the public to decide the winner. Please watch her 2-minute PT sustainability song "Me and You" below and then support our young volunteer by casting your vote here: firstname.lastname@example.org. Spread the news far and wide.
Deadline is this Friday, October 25th so hurry!!
Did you notice our Science Center volunteers and staff? Looks like she saved the best for last!
For more about Ella's song and inspiration, follow this link: http://www.epa.gov/aging/carson/2013/song/me-you.htm