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Koala Zack

Team Koala

"I want to do this to help the earth!!!"

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 278 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    36
    miles
    traveled by bus
  • up to
    72
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    36
    miles
    traveled by carpool
  • up to
    5
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    60
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    3
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed

Koala's Actions

Action Track: Justice for the Whole Community

Learn about Local Indigenous Practices

Indigenous Peoples' Forest Tenure

I will spend at least 5 minutes learning how local indigenous tribes are caring for the land by participating in a training, workshop, or presentation.

Completed
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.

Completed
One-Time Action

Materials

Properly Dispose of Refrigerants

Refrigerant Management

I will spend at least 15 minutes learning how to properly dispose of my refrigerator, freezer, and other refrigerants at the end of their useful lives.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Composting

Composting, Reduced Food Waste

I will start a compost bin where I live.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Support Nutrient Management

Nutrient Management

I will research and support local farmers who have made the decision to not use synthetic nitrogen fertilizers.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Keep Track of Wasted Food

Reduced Food Waste

I will keep a daily log of food I throw away during Drawdown Ecochallenge, either because it went bad before I ate it, I put too much on my plate, or it was scraps from food preparation.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Transport

Explore Other Transportation Solutions

All Transportation Solutions

I will spend at least 15 minutes researching other Drawdown Transportation Solutions.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transport

Test Drive an Electric Bike

Electric Bicycles

I will test drive an electric bike at a local distributor to see if it makes sense to use one in place of my car, or to extend the area I can cover by bike.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transport

Research and Advocate for High-Speed Rail

High-Speed Rail

I will spend at least 15 minutes researching and advocating for a comprehensive high speed rail network in my country/region.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transport

Try Carpooling

Carpooling

I will commute by carpool 12 mile(s) per day and avoid sending up to 0.0 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Buildings and Cities

Research Heat Pumps

High-Efficiency Heat Pumps

I will spend at least 10 minutes researching heat pumps to see if installing one makes sense for my home/building.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Have a Plant-Based diet

Dont eat meat

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Reduce Animal Products

Plant-Rich Diets

I will enjoy 1 meatless or vegan meal(s) each day of the challenge.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Transport

Use Public Transit

Public Transit

I will use public transit 12 mile(s) per day and avoid sending up to 0.0 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

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    Koala Zack 2/10/2020 6:02 AM
    we are currently in 5th place lets get 1st!!!

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    Koala Zack 2/10/2020 6:02 AM
    go team!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Koala Zack 2/06/2020 7:22 AM
    our team goal is 10000000

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    Koala Zack 2/06/2020 7:21 AM
    Team coral is cheating because they have a lot of people

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    Koala Zack 2/06/2020 7:21 AM
    lets save the earth so we can win
  • Reflection Question
    Transport Try Carpooling
    List some of the places you frequent often (work, grocery store, natural areas). Could you choose one or two days a week to schedule driving with a friend, neighbor or co-worker to these places?

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    Koala Zack 2/06/2020 7:16 AM
    i carpool by using a bus and also to parties and stuff
  • Reflection Question
    Transport Use Public Transit
    How has your access to various kinds of transportation throughout your life influenced your current attitudes about transportation and your transportation behavior?

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    Koala Zack 2/06/2020 7:11 AM
    i ride the bus which saves energy and contributes less oil and CO2

  • Reflection Question
    Food Reduce Animal Products
    Why do people in richer countries eat more meat than people in other places? How does eating more meat affect our bodies, our planet, and other people?

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    Koala Zack 2/06/2020 7:09 AM
    They have enough money to pay for food.

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    Koala Zack 2/06/2020 7:08 AM
    that is coal bad for invironment

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    Koala Zack 2/06/2020 7:07 AM
    save the turtles because there kool