October 11 - October 25, 2017
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October 11 - October 25, 2017

GPSEN (RCE Greater Portland)

Greater Portland Sustainability Education Network

GPSEN connects diverse organizations in a collaborative network that multiplies our collective capacity to educate, empower, and engage for a sustainable future.

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,186 Total

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • October 25 at 10:01 PM
    This was a challenging EcoChallenge for me. I managed to get most of my goals accomplished, but next year I'll be a little more restrained in how many different actions I take on. Still, what a great experience! I have learned a lot about further reducing our household "footprint." Thank you, NWEI people, for your hard work in...
  • October 19 at 5:27 PM
    The daily walk in the rain today was a chance to pay attention to where the water goes. Large parts of our hilly neighborhood lack sidewalks and street repairs, resulting in rushing rivulets of water being captured in potholes and crevices in the streets, while other streams run through channelized culverts passing the water from one front yard...
  • October 16 at 9:37 PM
    The challenge of using NO processed food in two meals a day is turning out to be tougher than I thought. I already eat lots of raw fruits, veggies, nuts, and seeds. But we also have all those convenience foods for busy days - soup, crackers, frozen dinners, Kind bars, bottled salad dressings, instant oatmeal, even vegan ice cream and bread...
  • October 16 at 9:25 PM
    I didn't get time for a true nature walk today, but when I went to my clinic in the NW Industrial District, I saw these beauties rimming the parking lot and had to take a walk all over the property admiring them. Years ago, someone had the forethought to plant these trees.knowing the fall color would be stunning. Today, I was the grateful...
  • October 15 at 11:28 PM
    Still need to remember to visit a farmers market...
  • October 15 at 6:21 AM
    In stressful or dangerous times, I am grateful for: 1. people of goodwill who care about others and about our planet; 2. the soothing and therapeutic benefits of nature; 3. the transformative power of love.

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Team Impact

  • up to
    280
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    485
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    1,040
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    24
    whole food meals
    consumed
  • up to
    22
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: GPSEN (RCE Greater Portland) Challenger Team Members: 8 Challenger Points: 1186 Winning?: VS. Challenged: The Intertwine Alliance Challenged Team Members: 5 Challenged Points: 1084 Winning?: