Henry Levin

Asheville High School

Points Total

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  • 276 Total

Participant Impact

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  • up to
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    spent learning

Henry's Actions

Food

Learn the Truth About Expiration Dates

Reduced Food Waste

I will spend at least 27 minutes learning how to differentiate between sell by, use by, and best by dates.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Learn More about Silvopasture

Silvopasture

I will spend at least 6 minutes watching videos and/or reading about the environmental benefits of silvopasture.

Completed
One-Time Action

Land Use

Forest-Friendly Foods 1

Tropical Forest Restoration

I will spend at least 65 minutes researching the impact of my diet to see how it contributes to deforestation.

Completed
One-Time Action

Land Use

Research Peatlands

Peatland Protection and Rewetting

I will spend 36 minutes researching the environmental benefits of peatlands and what is being done around the world to conserve and restore them.

Completed
One-Time Action

Materials

Share Bioplastic Disposal Tips

Bioplastics

I will spend at least 35 minutes researching how to properly dispose of bioplastics in my city and share this information with 0 friends, family and/or colleagues.

Completed
One-Time Action

Women and Girls

Research Barriers to Participation and Representation

Health and Education

I will spend at least 20 minutes learning more about the barriers to women's equal participation and representation around the world.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Transport

Improve a Bus Stop

Public Transit

I will improve a bus stop in my neighborhood by posting the stop schedule, adding seating or shelter, adding art or flowers, picking up litter, or implementing some other small improvement.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Land Use

Learn about Temperate Forests

Temperate Forest Restoration

I will spend at least 20 minutes learning more about the environmental services provided by and the environmental issues affecting temperate forests.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Land Use

Local Perennial Biomass

Perennial Biomass Production

I will spend at least 1 minutes finding out if anyone is working on perennial biomass projects in my region and how I can get involved.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Land Use

Choose Better Wood Products

Forest Protection

I will only purchase wood and paper products from ecologically certified sources like Forest Stewardship Council.

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DAILY ACTIONS

Electricity Generation

Learn More About Geothermal Energy

Geothermal Power

I will spend at least 1 minutes learning more about the energy generation potential of geothermal energy and consider investing in this technology.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Electricity Generation

Watch a Video about Methane Digesters

Methane Digesters

I will watch a video about methane digesters (also commonly known as anaerobic digesters).

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Land Use

Learn about Local Indigenous Practices

Indigenous Peoples' Forest Tenure

I will spend at least 1 minutes learning how local indigenous tribes are caring for the land by attending a training, workshop, or presentation.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Land Use

Buy Bamboo

Bamboo Production

When they are available, I will purchase products made from bamboo instead of wood, plastic, or metal.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Materials

Mulch the Base of Trees and Plants

Farm Irrigation Efficiency

I will prevent water runoff and increase absorbency by mulching the base of trees and plants in my yard.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Electricity Generation

Advocate for Solar Installation

Distributed Solar Photovoltaics

I will create a plan to and advocate for solar installation at my business, apartment building, or campus.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Feed

  • Reflection Question
    Materials Mulch the Base of Trees and Plants
    Name some of the human activities impacting the health of water systems, both locally (your watershed) and globally (freshwater and oceans). What can you do to improve the health of water systems?

    Henry Levin 5/26/2020 7:30 PM
    I can try to use less chemicals that could be harmful to the water

  • Henry Levin 5/26/2020 7:28 PM
    I could try to just use less paper in general

  • Henry Levin 5/26/2020 7:27 PM
    I want to do things on electronics more so I do not use as many materials

  • Henry Levin 5/26/2020 7:24 PM
    I could do remind, read and some other things
  • Reflection Question
    Electricity Generation Advocate for Solar Installation
    How does advocating for rooftop solar connect to your values? How might you be able to get others involved in advocating for the shift to clean energy?

    Henry Levin 5/26/2020 7:21 PM
    I value the environment and advocating for solar helps the environment

  • Henry Levin 5/26/2020 7:17 PM
    using food waste as energy excites me because it is solving two problems at once

  • Henry Levin 5/26/2020 7:15 PM
    they could be installed on top of large buildings and things like that

  • Henry Levin 5/26/2020 7:12 PM
    I did know a little about biomass before but I know a lot more now
  • Reflection Question
    Electricity Generation Learn More About Geothermal Energy
    Geothermal energy is reliable, abundant, and efficient. Project Drawdown states that public investment will play a crucial role in its expansion. In what ways (i.e. with money, time, advocacy) can you invest in geothermal energy?

    Henry Levin 5/26/2020 7:07 PM
    I can see if my energy provider uses any geothermal energy and see if I can get some of it
  • Reflection Question
    Land Use Choose Better Wood Products
    Beyond carbon sequestration, what other benefits do forests offer you personally?

    Henry Levin 5/26/2020 7:03 PM
    they let me enjoy the beauty of natureĀ