October 14 - October 28, 2016

Matthew Dannemiller

Oregon Zoo Community

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 270 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    12
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    420
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    44
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    8
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    22
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    300
    gallons of water
    have been saved

Matthew's Actions

Health

More Fruits And Veggies

I will eat a heart healthy diet by adding 0 cups of fruits and vegetables each day to achieve at least 4 cups per day.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY ACTION

Nature

Spend Time Outside

I will replace 30 minute(s) per day typically spent inside (computer time, watching television, etc.) with quality time outside.

COMPLETED 14
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Use Reusable Containers

I will only use reusable containers for my lunches at work or school.

COMPLETED 14
DAILY ACTIONS

Water

5-Minute Showers

I will save up to 20 gallons (75 L) of water each day.

COMPLETED 15
DAILY ACTIONS

Energy

Adjust the Thermostat

I will adjust my thermostat down 2 degrees from usual when I use the heat, and up 2 degrees when I use air conditioning.

COMPLETED 11
DAILY ACTIONS

Transportation

Walk Instead

I will walk 2 mile(s) per day instead of driving and avoid sending up to 0.0 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 11
DAILY ACTIONS

Energy

Power Down the Computer

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 per day that I do this.

COMPLETED 11
DAILY ACTIONS

Transportation

Conduct Virtual Meetings

I will not travel for meetings and will instead conduct them virtually.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY ACTION

Health

Go Get a Check Up

I will make an appointment for my annual physical.

Completed
One-Time Action

Water

Use Reusable Bottles

I will use a reusable bottle and stop purchasing bottled water, saving 2 disposable plastic bottle(s) a day.

COMPLETED 15
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Use a Reusable Water Bottle

I will keep 1 disposable plastic bottle(s) from entering the waste stream.

COMPLETED 14
DAILY ACTIONS

Community

Volunteer in my Community

I will volunteer 8 hour(s) in my community.

Completed
One-Time Action

Feed


  • Matthew Dannemiller 10/28/2016 7:48 AM
    I will choose to eat healthier 

  • Matthew Dannemiller 10/26/2016 9:22 AM
    my challenge is going well, and helping my family be more aware too

  • Matthew Dannemiller 10/19/2016 10:39 AM
    decorated by water bottles with stickers so I can locate them fast and know they are mine, when working outdoors

  • Matthew Dannemiller 10/18/2016 10:24 AM
    Told my mom that the Pep Band at school should bring their own water bottles, because so many were wasted at the last football game.  

  • Matthew Dannemiller 10/17/2016 10:21 AM
    reusing containers for lunch, better then throwing away a baggie that is only used for a couple of hours until lunch time.

  • Matthew Dannemiller 10/15/2016 11:08 AM
    raking leaves up this morning so they don't clog the gutters or drain down the street - prevent flooding and erosion

  • Matthew Dannemiller 10/14/2016 6:31 AM
    I volunteer with the Oregon Zoo Teens, learning along the way and sharing with the public on how they can make a difference in animal conservation and education.  Its fun!

  • Matthew Dannemiller 10/13/2016 9:13 PM
    taking shorter showers and purchase 2 new litre hydroflasks for water use