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October 5 - October 26, 2022
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October 5 - October 26, 2022

NVeco

Neuqua Valley High School

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 7,451
    Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    16
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    114
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    21
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    125
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    340
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    2.0
    energy audits
    conducted
  • up to
    3,745
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    100
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    10
    pounds
    waste avoided
  • up to
    27
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    1,259
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    3.0
    water footprints
    calculated
  • up to
    82
    donations
    made
  • up to
    82
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    17
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    17
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    5.0
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    3.0
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    2,870
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    1,780
    minutes
    spent learning

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • October 27 at 5:37 PM
    Great job, team!  I am so proud of us.  And I am reminded of NVeco's mission: "We will combine efforts to help ensure a healthy environment for current and future generations through activities and events that promote recycling; reduce carbon emissions; and encourage others to reuse, reduce, recycle."  Take care. Gillian
  • October 26 at 9:29 PM
    Pollinators play a major role in the reproduction of flower and plant species and are key in allowing plants to produce things like fruits. One of my favorite pollinators is the honey bee. 🐝 🐝
  • October 26 at 8:42 PM
    Several foods that are not forest-friendly include Palm Oil, Coffee, and Cocoa. Through my research, I found that the number one way to remove foods that are not forest-friendly is to simply not eat them or restrict them to small quantities. Using this way, we can slowly reduce our overall intake of these items and help preserve trees and the...
  • October 26 at 8:38 PM
    In my research, I have found many hopeful and inspiring things regarding the waste and recycling services in my area. Some of these include the fact that many waste facilities and dumps have been increasingly able to recycle a majority of the materials or send them to be turn into compost or other materials.
  • October 26 at 8:36 PM
    So far in my research, I have not been able to find any current ballots or elections that have been put in any environment-related topics. Though I have found that the upcoming elections for positions like governors help influence and impact environment issues and laws due to changing of political positions.
  • October 26 at 8:22 PM
    One way that I will reduce my water usage is to install water-saving shower heads or flow restrictors to decrease the overall use throughout the duration of my shower. One current method/practice that I use to reduce my water use is to turn off the water when brushing my teeth. Even though this may seem like a small impact it can be compounded...

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: NVeco Challenger Team Members: 41 Challenger Points: 7451 Winning?: VS. Challenged: LAHS Eco Club Challenged Team Members: 7 Challenged Points: 1273 Winning?: