October 11 - October 25, 2017

King Beats

WSHS Wildcats Ecology Period 10

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 726 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    10
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    312
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    66
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved

Challenges

Simplicity

Eat Mindfully

I will eat all of my meals without distractions, e.g., phone, computer, TV, or newspaper.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Start Composting

I will start a compost collection at home, work, or school.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Choose a Carbon Offset

If buying a plane ticket, I will also buy a carbon offset.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Use Reusable Containers

I will only use reusable containers for my lunches at work or school.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY CHALLENGES

Simplicity

Limit Social Media

I will limit my social media use to once per day.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Avoid Disposables

I will not use any disposable plates, cups, or utensils.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Carry my Trash

I will carry all of my unrecyclable, non-compostable trash with me to raise my awareness of how much I send to the landfill.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY CHALLENGES

Water

Insulate Water Pipes and Water Heater

I will avoid wasting water while waiting for the shower or sink to heat up.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Simplicity

Buy Only What I Need

I will not buy anything except items required for health and safety.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Needs vs. Wants

I will adopt a "Needs Vs. Wants" approach and only buy things I need.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY CHALLENGES

Water

Install Greywater Catchment

I will install a greywater catchment system in my home.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Install a Toilet Tank Bank

I will reduce the amount of water flushed and save up to 11 gallons (41 L) of water per day by installing a toilet tank bank.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Ditch the Lawn

I will replace my lawn with a drought-tolerant landscape and save the water, money, and time I used to spend cutting the grass.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Install a Low-Flow Showerhead

I will save up to 15 gallons (56 L) of water a day by installing a low-flow showerhead.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Buy Food And Water Only

I will not purchase anything but food and water during the Challenge.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY CHALLENGES

Nature

Leave No Trace

I will practice the seven principles of leave no trace when doing nature activities alone or with family and friends.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY CHALLENGES

Transportation

Use Muscle Power

I will only use muscle-powered transportation.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY CHALLENGES

Transportation

Advocate for Greener Vehicles

I will assess the vehicles used by my company or college and advocate for a purchasing policy focused on fuel-efficient vehicles.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Host a House Party

I will host a house party to watch a movie or present a guest speaker on an environmental issue that matters to me.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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