October 11 - October 25, 2017

kaeli knight

WSHS Wildcats Ecology Period 9

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,196 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    70
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    70
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    5
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    700
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    1,750
    minutes
    spent outdoors

Challenges

Energy

Upgrade Heating & Cooling Units

I will replace inefficient heating and cooling units.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Use an Energy Meter

I will use an energy meter to monitor my energy use and identify opportunities to save power.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Switch to Cold Water

I will switch to washing my clothes in cold water, saving up to 1,600 lbs of C02 over the course of the next year.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Replace Manual Thermostats

I will replace manual thermostats with programmable ones.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Online Energy Audit

I will complete an online energy audit of my home, office, or dorm room and identify my next steps for saving energy.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Choose LED Bulbs

I will replace 5 incandescent lightbulb(s) with Energy Star-certified LED bulbs, saving up to $14 per fixture per year.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Lobby for Reusables

I will lobby my workplace to have reusable dishes and silverware in order to minimize disposables.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Visit a Waste Management Facility

I will visit a local dump/transfer station, material recovery facility, and/or landfill to learn about the waste stream.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Find Local Recycling Depots

I will find out where to recycle the recyclable items that I can't put in my curbside bin.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Launch a Recycling Program

I will start a recycling program at my workplace or school. If a recycling program exists, I will advocate for ways to improve and expand it.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Start Composting

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Reduce Unwanted Mail

I will reduce the amount of unwanted mail I receive (catalogs, phone books, etc.).

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Go Paperless

I will reduce the amount of paper mail that I receive by opting into paperless billing and subscriptions.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Complete a Recycler / Composter Training

I will sign up for a Recycler / Composter program in my area.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Simplicity

Organize a Course

I will organize NWEI's discussion course 'Voluntary Simplicity' with my family, friends, coworkers, or classmates.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Simplicity

Have a Garage Sale

I will have a group garage sale with friends, family, and/or neighbors.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Simplicity

Limit Social Media

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

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Simplicity

Disconnect from Email

I will disconnect from my email when not working or studying.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Simplicity

Less Screen Time

I will replace 50 minute(s) of screen time per day with other activities.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Nature

Organize a Course

I will organize one of NWEI's discussion courses, such as 'Reconnecting with Earth', with my family, friends, coworkers, or classmates.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Nature

Join An Outdoor Project

I will join an outdoor restoration project in my community.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Nature

Explore My Area

I will explore at least one new hiking trail or nature walk in my area.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Nature

Do Nature Activities

I will engage in nature-based activities alone, or with my family, for 10 minute(s) each day. (This can be anything from going on a walk or hike, to noticing the leaves changing color, to reading a book with nature themes.)

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Nature

Practice Gratitude for Earth

I will spend 60 minute(s) per day outside, practicing gratitude (prayer, meditation, journaling, etc.) for Earth and the nature surrounding me.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Nature

Spend Time Outside

I will replace 50 minute(s) per day typically spent inside (computer time, watching television, etc.) with quality time outside.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Nature

Go for a Daily Walk

I will take a 5-minute walk outside each day.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Animal Free Diet

I will adopt a diet free of animal products.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Buy From a Farmers Market

I will purchase produce and meat from a local farmers market or food co-op.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Weekly Meal Planning

I will reduce food waste and save money by planning a weekly menu, only buying the ingredients I need.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Locally-Sourced Meals

I will source 5 meal(s) per day from local producers.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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