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October 7 - October 28, 2020
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Alexandra Jones

Parks and Rec

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 40 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    2
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    12
    gallons of water
    have been saved

Alexandra's Actions

Action Track: Justice for the Whole Community

Research Voter Suppression

Do at Home

I will spend at least 40 minutes finding out what local laws, policies, and practices keep people from voting in my community.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Action Track: Justice for the Whole Community

Watch a Documentary about Racial Injustice

Do at Home

I will watch 5 documentary(ies) about systemic racism.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Water

Install Greywater Catchment

Do at Home

I will install a greywater catchment system in my home.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Water

Eco-Friendly Gardening

Do at Home

I will plant native species, landscape with water-efficient plants, and use eco-friendly fertilizers.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Food

Choose Organic Ingredients

Do at Home

I will enjoy 2 meal(s) cooked with organic ingredients each day.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Energy

Switch to Cold Water

Do at Home

I will switch to washing my clothes in cold water, saving up to 1,600 lbs of CO2 over the course of the next year.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Energy

Turn It Off

Do at Home

I will keep lights, electronics, and appliances turned off when not using them.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Energy

Power Down the Computer

Do at Home

I will power down my computer and monitor when not using it for more than 2 hours, saving up to (1.1) lbs of CO2 each day that I do this.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Water

Conserve Toilet Water

Do at Home

I will save up to 12 gallons (45 L) of water a day by flushing only when necessary.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY ACTION

Water

Say No to Plastic Straws

Do at Home

An estimated 71% of seabirds and 30% of turtles have been found with plastics in their stomachs. When they ingest plastic, marine life has a 50% mortality rate. By asking for no straw when placing a drink order, I will keep 6 plastic straw(s) of out of the ocean each day.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY ACTION

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  • Reflection Question
    Energy Power Down the Computer
    What are other easy things you could do to save energy and reduce your environmental footprint?

    Alexandra Jones's avatar
    Alexandra Jones 11/10/2020 8:51 AM
    Turning off the lights when you're not in the room
  • Reflection Question
    Energy Turn It Off
    How is electricity generated where you live? How does it impact the environment, animals, and humans?

    Alexandra Jones's avatar
    Alexandra Jones 11/10/2020 8:45 AM
    Electricity is generated through a generator