April 1 - December 31, 2020

Eco UU Nature Lovers

ECO UU 2020

" How do we change the world? Change the story." Charles Eisenstein

Points Total

  • 35 Today
  • 105 This Week
  • 4,206 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    1
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    78
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    3
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    39
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    580
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    2
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    22
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    1
    donations
    made
  • up to
    1
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    676
    minutes
    spent learning

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • May 31 at 8:01 PM
    It seems like whatever I happen to read has some relevance to the global warming crisis. I was reading an article about clothes and style during the pandemic. A New York artist stated that it's crucial to think about our footprint and how we consume clothes and that she is questioning herself as a consumer. I try to buy consciously. I enjoy...
  • May 29 at 6:16 PM
    An earlier energy audit identified dense pack cellulose in walls as a useful increase in insulation.  With outside painted shingles pealing, we chose to go the vinyl siding route but included 3/4 inch polystyrene board insulation below the vinyl. THis will block heat flow through the studs that the cellulose doesn't help with.  This will happen...
  • May 29 at 3:27 PM
    The need for family planning in some countries like those in Africa can affect how long a woman lives and the quality of her and her family's lives. Having too many children may cause a woman to die prematurely. If she can control how many children to have and when to have them, she can work for while to bring in income and save for her...
  • May 28 at 8:08 PM
    My husband and I are motivated to consider installing a solar water heater in our home because: it is a proven technology which has been around for a long time; it may be a less expensive method for heating the water in our home; and it would reduce our carbon footprint.
  • May 28 at 8:01 PM
    My husband contacted a representative of Halco, a local solar water heating installer, to discuss the feasibility of a solar water heating system working with our current water-on-demand system. My husband also requested information regarding retrofitting our ceramic kitchen floor with a radiant heating system. The representative will get back...
  • May 26 at 6:26 PM
    It was blisteringly hot today andtried to stay house-bound yo avoid it. But I suddenly in mid-afternoon just had to take a walk to soak in some sunshine and get a sniff of a lilac blossom. So I walked to Cobbs Hill Park. I am so blessed to have such a great park so close. I not only got to appreciate white and purple lilacs but came upon a tree...

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: ECO UU 2020 EcoTrippers Challenger Team Members: 7 Challenger Points: 1243 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Eco UU Nature Lovers Challenged Team Members: 13 Challenged Points: 4206 Winning?: