August 1, 2019 - December 31, 2024

Climate Action NWI

219 GreenConnect

Connecting people, ideas and resources throughout Northwest Indiana that inspire and foster more environmentally friendly ways of living.

Points Total

  • 30 Today
  • 190 This Week
  • 5,759 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    41
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    4
    people
    helped
  • up to
    10
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    68
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    4
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    86
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    290
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    1
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    10
    miles
    traveled by bus
  • up to
    6
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    29
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    22
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    2
    donations
    made
  • up to
    10
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    96,750
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    500
    minutes
    spent learning

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • November 18 at 8:56 PM
    My worst habit in this area relates to coffee.  I used to drink a lot more coffee than I do now.....I've cut back by about 50-75% in part due to concern for tropical rainforests.  It's really not that hard to wean oneself off of coffee.  Just some will power and a healthy substitute (such as water or a little green tea).  Another simple way is...
  • November 17 at 9:27 PM
    Attended 12th annual Greening of the Statehouse, sponsored by the Hoosier Environmental Council   
  • November 15 at 8:07 PM
    I got weather stripping and have identified several areas where cold air is settling into my house. I’ll be applying it this weekend to close up those leaks and keep the warm air in.
  • November 15 at 8:06 PM
    Honorable Harvest is an important concept for helping ecosystems maintain a healthy balance.
  • November 10 at 12:53 PM
    We don't use pesticides or fertilizers, as run-off from farms and lawns ends up in the waterways--and we try to persuade our neighbors to hold off using them.
  • November 6 at 9:22 AM
    Dr. Sebi says "When eaten, meat and dairy products cause the body to become more acidic and throw off the natural alkaline balance intended for the body, resulting in other health issues."

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