October 14 - October 28, 2016

Lauren Gibb

UP ECN 325

"To improve my habits and be a part of the eco-challenge community here at UP! "

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 326 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    32
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    105
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    14
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    28
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    112
    gallons of water
    have been saved

Challenges

Nature

Explore my Area

I will explore at least one new hiking trail or nature walk in my area.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Heat and Cool Naturally

I will naturally heat and cool my house, office, or dorm room by opening or closing my windows, curtains, and blinds, and by using fans.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Just Drive Less

I will cut my car trip mileage by only taking necessary trips.

COMPLETED 7
DAILY CHALLENGES

Transportation

Work from Home

I will work from home 2 day(s) to avoid my commute's carbon output.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Nature

Go for a Daily Walk

I will take a 15-minute walk outside each day.

COMPLETED 7
DAILY CHALLENGES

Food

Visit a Local Farm

I will visit a nearby farm to pick my own fruits and veggies.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Use Reusable Bottles

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

COMPLETED 14
DAILY CHALLENGES

Water

Brush My Teeth Without Running Water

I will save up to 8 gallons (30 L) of water each day by turning it off while brushing my teeth.

COMPLETED 14
DAILY CHALLENGES

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 14
DAILY CHALLENGES

Health

Happiness

I will write down three things every day for two weeks that I am grateful for or send one email every day thanking or praising someone.

COMPLETED 14
DAILY CHALLENGES

Transportation

Walk Instead

I will walk 2 mile(s) per day instead of driving and avoid sending up to 2.41 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 7
DAILY CHALLENGES

Simplicity

Go for a Daily Walk

I will take a walk each day.

COMPLETED 7
DAILY CHALLENGES

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  • Lauren Gibb 10/26/2016 7:42 PM
    I've been trying to walk to school on rainy days instead of driving. Walking home in the rain has been super duper fun.

  • Lauren Gibb 10/26/2016 7:33 PM
    Keep up the hard work everyone! This post = 5 points!