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October 7 - October 28, 2020
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October 7 - October 28, 2020

Saint Louis Zoo Volunteers

Saint Louis Zoo

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 8,544 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    12
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    4
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    2
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    9
    donations
    made
  • up to
    7
    enery audits
    conducted
  • up to
    7,337
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    1,474
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    2
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    467
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    7,513
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    22
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    274
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    131
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    60
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    120
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    33
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    575
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    6
    whole food meals
    consumed

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • October 28 at 4:31 PM
    Fresh Thyme is allowing customers to bring in reusable bags again but you have to bag your own. Couple of the workers who have gotten to know me over the past years were quite excited to see me walk in with my crate this evening. Long time ago I started using a collapsible storage crate for all of my groceries. I still can't use my mesh produce...
  • October 28 at 1:44 PM
    I spent time today with my Zoo friends (docents) in Forest Park. Even though it was a cloudy and chilly day, the colors were spectacular. Always fun to spend time in nature with friends.  I feel blessed to be part of the docent family at the St Louis Zoo......I have learned so much from my experiences with the Zoo.  
  • October 28 at 12:14 PM
    I will really miss this challenge and hope we can do it again.  I have learned so much and definitely want to continue researching on topics covered in my ecochallenge while reaching out to thank or praise someone every day.  A big thanks to Katie and Rachel for setting this up for us.  I'd like to end with a quote from Mr. Rogers (Fred):...
  • October 27 at 8:52 AM
    While working on a challenge, I learned why all natives are called Indians!  When he landed in the Antilles, Columbus referred to the resident peoples he encountered there as "Indians", reflecting his belief that had reached the Indian Ocean.  The name stuck; for centuries the people of the Americas were collectively called...
  • October 26 at 7:18 PM
    Found a definition of sustainability that fits my mission for this challenge.  Sustainability means meeting our own needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.  In addition to natural resources, we also need social and economic resources. (www.mcgill.ca)
  • October 26 at 6:55 PM
    We can achieve full sustainability if our natural resources are maintained, the environment is protected, the economy thrives and our quality of life is improved.

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Competitions

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Challenger: HP Guadalajara Challenger Team Members: 155 Challenger Points: 23715 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Saint Louis Zoo Volunteers Challenged Team Members: 27 Challenged Points: 8544 Winning?: