October 14 - October 28, 2016
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Zack O'Connor

Fort George Brewery

"Do more good stuff do less bad stuff"

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 256 Total

Challenges

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Community

Talk to my Friends

I will decide which social or environmental issue in my community is most important to me and tell 1 friends per day about the issue.

COMPLETED 0 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Nature

Explore my Area

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

Uncompleted
One-Time Challenge

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Food

Buy from a Farmers Market

I will purchase produce and meat from a local farmers market or food co-op.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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Simplicity

Go for a Daily Walk

I will take a walk each day.

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Food

Join a Local CSA

I will sign up for a local CSA (consumer-supported agriculture).

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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Food

Locally-Sourced Meals

I will source 2 meal(s) per day from local producers.

COMPLETED 1 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Transportation

Just Drive Less

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

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Transportation

Use Muscle Power

I will only use muscle-powered transportation.

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Waste

Use a Reusable Water Bottle

I will keep 2 disposable plastic bottle(s) from entering the waste stream.

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Waste

Choose Two-Sided Printing

I will save up to .21 lbs (.09 kg) of paper per day by switching from one-sided printing to two-sided at work.

COMPLETED 2 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Waste

Find Local Recycling Depots

I will find out where to recycle the recyclable items that I can't put in my curbside bin.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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Waste

Use Reusable Containers

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

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Waste

Use Reusable Bags

I will not accept any disposable bags when making purchases.

COMPLETED 1 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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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 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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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 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Energy

Turn it off

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

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Water

5-Minute Showers

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

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Food

Eat Meatless Meals

I will enjoy 2 meatless meal(s) per day.

COMPLETED 2 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Nature

Go for a Daily Walk

I will take a 20-minute walk outside each day.

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Waste

Use a Reusable Mug

I will avoid sending 4 disposable cup(s) to the landfill per day.

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Transportation

Walk Instead

I will walk 1 mile(s) per day instead of driving and avoid sending up to 0.89 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Feed

  • Zack O'Connor 10/14/2016 10:18 AM
    It's easy to cut down on waste when you're hunkering down for an apocalyptic storm system. 
  • Zack O'Connor 8/31/2016 5:38 PM
    A local beer has a smaller carbon footprint. Go find one and drink it. 
  • Zack O'Connor 8/25/2016 1:51 PM
    Today I'm going kayaking. It's not going to help us with the Ecochallange, since this hasn't started yet. But I'm still going to brag about it. #bragbragbragbragbragbrag
  • Zack O'Connor 8/24/2016 4:54 PM
    There should be a challenge about killing sugar ants. I would break the pointometer. 
  • Zack O'Connor 8/24/2016 4:45 PM
    Gimme my five points, robots! 
  • Zack O'Connor 8/23/2016 4:01 PM
    Check out this hot, point-garnering post to my profile.