April 3 - April 24, 2019
April 3 - April 24, 2019

EcoLogicals

Sustainability Action Group for the Environment (SAGE) at NJDEP

The Sustainability Action Group for the Environment (SAGE) is a group of NJDEP employees from different programs and with diverse backgrounds that have come together to promote environmentally favorable practices within our agency.

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 3,231 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    152
    miles
    travelled by carpool
  • up to
    1
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    1
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    people
    helped
  • up to
    115
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    72
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    670
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    2
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    61
    miles
    travelled by bus
  • up to
    41
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    1
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    3
    donations
    made
  • up to
    213
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    585
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    365
    minutes
    spent learning

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • April 24 at 8:42 PM
    Drawdown is an earth-friendly methodology that leads to reduced food waste, results in carbon sequestration having a beneficial effect against climate change, and encourages good stewardship of agricultural lands. The most interesting fact I learned is the significant impact that a plant-rich diet, including reduced consumption of meat, will...
  • April 24 at 5:23 PM
    I have planted 10 more little seedlings in my backyard.  Hope the rain establishes them well this spring. :-)
  • April 23 at 7:21 PM
    Carbon sequestration, therefore creating a benefit against (i.e. reversing)  climate change; rebuilding soil organic matter; increasing soil biodiversity; a holistic approach leading to healthy soil.
  • April 23 at 11:18 AM
    My sister-in-law sent me a ham, which I served for Easter dinner, and there's a lot left over. It was already frozen, so I don't want to refreeze it. Finishing it off this week is throwing-off my Daily Challenge to eat a meat-free meal. At least I'm not wasting food by leaving it in the fridge and forgetting about it!
  • April 23 at 7:25 AM
    Is there any carpooling for people living in Mercer Co. ?
  • April 23 at 12:00 AM
    I had not heard of the term "silvopasture" before.  I believe that the biggest advantage of silvopasture is that the animals graze in harmony with their pasture lands while keeping forests available for timber harvest as well.  This appears to be excellent animal and forest husbandry at the same time.  And the animals (cows, sheep,...

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