2007 Winners

To download the First Place entries for 2007: 

Cat
Description
Place
Author or Editor
Article Title
Publication
Society
1 Best Editor and Publication more than 6 issues 1st Place Alexander A. Priest n/a Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
1 Best Editor and Publication more than 6 issues 2nd Place Mike Mazurkiewicz n/a Cichlid Chatter Greater Chicago Cichlid Association
1 Best Editor and Publication more than 6 issues 3rd Place Annette Omura, Kevin Omura, Dere P.S. Tustin, Ivan Shaw n/a Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
2 Best Editor and Publication 6 or fewer issues 1st Place Jos M. Centeno n/a El Ojo de Agua Asociacion de Acuaristas de Aguadilla
4 Best Changing Cover, Original Art 1st Place Jason Kerner n/a Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
4 Best Changing Cover, Original Art 2nd Place Arie Gilbert n/a Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
4 Best Changing Cover, Original Art 3rd Place Annette Omura, Kevin Omura, Dere P.S. Tustin n/a Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
5 Best FAAS-Related Article 1st Place Pat Smith The FAAS Report Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
5 Best FAAS-Related Article 2nd Place Alexander A. Priest FAASinations-- News from: The Federation of American Aquarium Societies Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
5 Best FAAS-Related Article 3rd Place Pat Smith FAAS Report April 2007 Pisces Press Nassau County Aquarium Society
6 Best Exchange Column 1st Place Kurt Johnson Piscatorial Pearls (3-07) Tank Tales Aquarium Club of Lancaster County
6 Best Exchange Column 2nd Place Kurt Johnson Piscatorial Pearls (2-07) Tank Tales Aquarium Club of Lancaster County
6 Best Exchange Column 3rd Place Kurt Johnson Piscatorial Pearls (11-07) Tank Tales Aquarium Club of Lancaster County
7 Best Review Column 1st Place Susan Priest Wet Leaves (11-07) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
7 Best Review Column 2nd Place Susan Priest Wet Leaves (6-07) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
7 Best Review Column 3rd Place Susan Priest Wet Leaves (4-07) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
8 Best Spawning Article, under 500 words 1st Place Edward Curran II Bandit Corydoras Splash Milwaukee Aquarium Society
8 Best Spawning Article, under 500 words 2nd Place Austin Braganza More Chailosi Splash Milwaukee Aquarium Society
8 Best Spawning Article, under 500 words 3rd Place Terry Tankersley Procambrus clarki: The Red Swamp Crayfish Splash Milwaukee Aquarium Society
8 Best Spawning Article, under 500 words 1st Place, Junior I Ed Borstein Breeding Gambusia affinis Cichlid Chatter Greater Chicago Cichlid Association
9 Best Spawning Article, 500-1000 words 1st Place Kurt Johnson Gems from the Hop Shop Tank Tales Aquarium Club of Lancaster County
9 Best Spawning Article, 500-1000 words 2nd Place Bernard Harrigan A Convict in Your Tank Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
9 Best Spawning Article, 500-1000 words 3rd Place Bernie Forsey Neolamprologus brevis "Magara" Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
9 Best Spawning Article, 500-1000 words 1st Place, Junior III Rich Lorenzen Spawning the Convict Cichlid Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
10 Best Spawning Article, more than 1000 words 1st Place Scott Moreen Aggression Defined- A Cichlid with Many Names Cichlid Chatter Greater Chicago Cichlid Association
10 Best Spawning Article, more than 1000 words 2nd Place Warren Feuer Breeding Altolamprologus calvus Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
10 Best Spawning Article, more than 1000 words 3rd Place Alexander A. Priest Macro-Mouthbrooder Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
11 Best Article on a Genus of Fish 1st Place Klaus Steinhaus Are Tropheus Difficult? Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
11 Best Article on a Genus of Fish 2nd Place Jason Jenkins The Altolamprologus of Tanganyika Cichlid Chatter Greater Chicago Cichlid Association
11 Best Article on a Genus of Fish 3rd Place Bernard Harrigan A Clownfish is not a Damsel in Distress Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
12 Best Article on a Species of Fish 1st Place Alexander A. Priest Macro-Mouthbrooder Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
12 Best Article on a Species of Fish 2nd Place Derek P.S. Tustin What I did this Summer- My Quest for the Darter Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
12 Best Article on a Species of Fish 3rd Place Ted Judy Melanotaenia pygmeae- The True Pygmy Rainvow Splash Milwaukee Aquarium Society
13 Best Marine Article 1st Place Bernard Harrigan The Seahorse Chronicles (7-07) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
13 Best Marine Article 2nd Place Carolyn Weiss The 5th Annual Marine Aquarium Conference Pisces Press Nassau County Aquarium Society
13 Best Marine Article 3rd Place Bernard Harrigan The Seahorse Chronicles (6-07) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
15 Best Continuous FAAS Column 1st Place Pat Smith The FAAS Report Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
15 Best Continuous FAAS Column 2nd Place Alexander A. Priest FAASinations-- News from: The Federation of American Aquarium Societies Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
15 Best Continuous FAAS Column 3rd Place Pat Smith FAAS Report Pisces Press Nassau County Aquarium Society
16 Best Article on Aquascaping/ Design 1st Place Joseph Ferdenzi Java Moss- A Versatile and Hardy Aquarium Plant Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
16 Best Article on Aquascaping/ Design 2nd Place Kevin Omura Are You Prepared? Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
16 Best Article on Aquascaping/ Design 3rd Place Paul D. McIntosh Setting up a Rift Lake Tank Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
17 Best Articles on Plant Maintenance/Cultivation/ Reproduction 1st Place Derek P.S. Tustin My Green Wet Thumb- My National Treasure Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
17 Best Articles on Plant Maintenance/Cultivation/ Reproduction 2nd Place Joseph Ferdenzi Java Moss- A Versatile and Hardy Aquarium Plant Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
17 Best Articles on Plant Maintenance/Cultivation/ Reproduction 3rd Place Susan Priest Hornwhat? Ceratophyllum demersum Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
18 Best Show Article 1st Place Claudia Dickinson AFISH Convention 2007 Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
18 Best Show Article 2nd Place Rick Borstein Cichlid Classic 2007 Review Cichlid Chatter Greater Chicago Cichlid Association
18 Best Show Article 3rd Place Roger Halleen Astrolebias nigripinnis at His/Her First Show Fish Tales Tri-County Tropical Fish Society
20 Best How To or Do It Yourself Article 1st Place Derek P.S. Tustin What I did this Summer- My Quest for the Darter Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
20 Best How To or Do It Yourself Article 2nd Place Ted Judy Better Than Basic- Breeding Account Article Splash Milwaukee Aquarium Society
20 Best How To or Do It Yourself Article 3rd Place Derek P.S. Tustin Why I DIY or There are Many Ways to Save a Buck Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
20 Best How To or Do It Yourself Article Honorable Mention Mario Bengcion Aquatic Plant Transportation Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
20 Best How To or Do It Yourself Article 1st Place, Junior I P.J. Sciallo An American Fishkeeper Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
20 Best How To or Do It Yourself Article 1st Place, Junior III Bryanna Smith My Most Successful Tank Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
21 Best General Article on Society Management 1st Place Margaret Peterson A "Fishy" Valentine Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
21 Best General Article on Society Management 2nd Place Jim Peterson You Get Back What You Put In Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
21 Best General Article on Society Management 3rd Place Arie Gilbert Conversations Across a Fence Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
22 Best Article on Health/Nutrition 1st Place Bernard Harrigan The Seahorse Chronicles (3-07) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
22 Best Article on Health/Nutrition 2nd Place Bernard Harrigan The Seahorse Chronicles (4-07) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
22 Best Article on Health/Nutrition 3rd Place Dan Radebaugh Ich (White Spot Disease) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
23 Best Collecting Article 1st Place Jim Peterson You Get Back What You Put In Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
23 Best Collecting Article 2nd Place Claudia Dickinson The Fish Arrival Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
23 Best Collecting Article 3rd Place Margaret Peterson Anniversary Surprises Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
24 Best Traveling Aquarist Article 1st Place Claudia Dickinson Adventures on the Rio Negro, Part I Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
24 Best Traveling Aquarist Article 2nd Place Claudia Dickinson Adventures on the Rio Negro, Part III Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
24 Best Traveling Aquarist Article 3rd Place Laura Thompson To Where It's At Fish Tales Tri-County Tropical Fish Society
25 Best Humorous Article 1st Place Pat Smith It Sounds Fishy to Me Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
25 Best Humorous Article 2nd Place Arie Gilbert For Sale: Green Carpet, Requires no Vacuuming! Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
25 Best Humorous Article 3rd Place Jannette Ramirez Interview with a Gold (Fish) Digger Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
26 Best Original Art Work 1st Place Bernard Harrigan Convict Illustration (8-07) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
26 Best Original Art Work 2nd Place Bernard Harrigan Seahorse Illustration (9-07) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
26 Best Original Art Work 3rd Place Bernard Harrigan Kribensis Illustration (6-07) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
27 Best Cartoon 1st Place Bob Kulesa The Topical Fish Tank (2-07) Tank Tales Aquarium Club of Lancaster County
27 Best Cartoon 2nd Place Bernard Harrigan Mother's Day (5-2007) Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
27 Best Cartoon 3rd Place Tom Christensen Helford's Fish Room Cichlid Chatter Greater Chicago Cichlid Association
28 Best Continuing Column, Single Author 1st Place Rick Borstein Cichlid Ramblings Cichlid Chatter Greater Chicago Cichlid Association
28 Best Continuing Column, Single Author 2nd Place Bernard Harrigan The Seahorse Chronicles Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
28 Best Continuing Column, Single Author 3rd Place Margaret Peterson The View from the Other Side of the Tank Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
29 Best Article, All Other Categories 1st Place Derek P.S. Tustin Aqua Latin 101 Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
29 Best Article, All Other Categories 2nd Place Derek P.S. Tustin Being an Ethical Aquarist Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
29 Best Article, All Other Categories 3rd Place Susan Priest The Three "Cs" Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
29 Best Article, All Other Categories Honorable Mention Joseph Ferdenzi Dr. William T Innes: A Paragon of the Aquarium Hobby Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
29 Best Article, All Other Categories Honorable Mention Bob Kulesa The Lone Wolf Strikes Tank Tales Aquarium Club of Lancaster County
30 Author of the Year 1st Place Derek P.S. Tustin   Tank Talk Durham Region Aquarium Society
30 Author of the Year 2nd Place Bernard Harrigan   Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
30 Author of the Year 3rd Place Claudia Dickinson   Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
30 Author of the Year 4th Place Kurt Johnson   Tank Tales Aquarium Club of Lancaster County
30 Author of the Year 5th Place Susan Priest   Modern Aquarium Greater City Aquarium Society
30 Author of the Year 5th Place Pat Smith   Paradise Press Long Island Aquarium Society
30 Author of the Year 5th Place Pat Smith   Pisces Press Nassau County Aquarium Society

 

Reprint Policies for Winning Societies

Please note the following when reprinting articles from the FAAS Publication Awards:

Aquarium Club of Lancaster County
Anyone using original materials from any Tank Tales must return two (2) copies of the original article to our exchange editor below.

Bob Kulesa
331 Sunset Road
West Reading, PA 19611

Durham Region Aquarium Society Reprint Policy
Unless otherwise stated, any non-profit organization may reprint from Tank Talk provided that credit is given to the author, Tank Talk, and the Durham Region Aquarium Society (DRAS) and that two copies of the reprinting publication are sent to the Durham Region Aquarium Society's mailing address. Any other use is not permitted unless written consent from the Durham Region Aquarium Society and/or author is obtained. Please forward all correspondence to:

Durham Region Aquarium Society
c/o 1079 Willowdale Avenue
Oshawa, Ontario
Canada, L1H 1W7

Greater Chicago Cichlid Association, Cichlid Chatter Reprint Policy
Publication Editors: Save time retyping and request any article via email at chatter@ mskippym.com. Reprints of articles appearing in this publication, unless specifically requested by the author, is permitted for noncommercial use provided that proper credit is given to both the author and this publication. Two copies of the publication containing the reprint should be forwarded to the GCCA at:

Mike Mazurkiewicz
GCCA Chatter Editor
1501 Ostrander Ave
La Grange Park, IL 60526
USA

Greater City Aquarium Society Reprint Policy
Not-for-profit aquarium societies are hereby granted permission to reproduce articles and illustrations from this publication, unless the article indicates that the copyrights have been retained by the author, and provided reprints indicate source and two copies are sent to the Exchange Editor of this Magazine.

Stephen and Donna Sica
80-40 223 Street
Hollis Hills, NY 11427
USA

Long Island Aquarium Society
Permission to reprint original articles is hereby granted to other non-profit organizations, provided proper credit is given to both the author and the Long Island Aquarium Society and two (2) copies of the reprint are sent to the editor.

Long Island Aquarium Society
P.O. Box 849
King Park, NY  11754
USA

Nassau County Aquarium Society
Permission to reprint original articles is hereby granted to other non-profit organizations, provided proper credit is given to both the author and NCAS and two (2) copies of the reprint are sent to the editor.

Nassau County Aquarium Society
64 Westwood Road South
Massapequa Park, NY  11762