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TakePart Wins SPJ Journalism Awards

Daily Reporting and Writing Food story
First Place: Clare Leschin-Hoar, TakePart, Your Oysters Are Impostors—Expensive, Slurpable Frauds: Here’s Why Your Shucker May Be a Huckster

Daily Reporting and Writing Business story
Second Place: Padma Nagappan, TakePart.com, Kiss Your Guacamole Goodbye: Drought-Stricken California Farmers Stop Growing Avocados

Daily Reporting and Writing Political/Government story
Second Place: Padma Nagappan, TakePart.com, California’s $7.5 Billion Water Measure: Dammed If You Do, Damned If You Don’t

Daily Reporting and Writing Environmental story
Third Place: Clare Leschin-Hoar, TakePart, Is It Time to Reconsider Farmed Salmon?

Daily Reporting and Writing Feature story
Third Place: Padma Nagappan, TakePart.com, This Map Determines Who Wins and Loses From the Drought


See the complete list of winners here.