Alex Edwards

Alex, 15, is a student at Kerikeri High School and received Gold and Premier Awards in 2013 and 2014 at the Top Energy Far North Science and Technology Fair for investigations into the effect of floodwaters and sediment loads entering the Bay of Islands Marine Ecosystem. Alex is the 2017 New Zealand Junior Women’s Spearfishing Champion, part of the New Zealand Open Woman’s Inter-Pacific Spearfishing Team, New Zealand Under 15 Spearfishing Champion and volunteers as a snorkel guide for Experience Marine Reserves.