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

Penn State Drawdown

Penn State University

Stand Up. Draw Down. We Can Do This!

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 8,643 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    30
    miles
    travelled by bike
  • up to
    12
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    8
    people
    helped
  • up to
    87
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    11
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    2,197
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    228
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    1,495
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    5
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    3
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    9
    miles
    travelled by bus
  • up to
    69
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    12
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    19
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    6
    donations
    made
  • up to
    9
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    469
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    1,237
    minutes
    spent learning

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • April 24 at 6:20 AM
    When I ride my bike to work, not only to I skip the stress of traffic and congestion, even in our little town, but I feel so refreshed when I arrive at work. Yesterday, I took a longer route in order to stop by a blooming Korean spice bush. I kept that sweet smell in my mind for most of the day. These are the small blessing of riding to work,...
  • April 24 at 5:32 AM
    Missed a few days, yet pleased to have completed this with my PS colleagues!
  • April 22 at 9:23 AM
    I have been spending hours researching plant based foods and their solution. 
  • April 19 at 7:17 PM
    Walk turned into a hike, hike turned into climbed the Hebron Rock Colony!!
  • April 17 at 6:41 PM
    Wetlands provide water filtration and home for wildlife.  I just planted native trees by the steam Bank and wetlands in our local park.  We are weeding out the invasive shrubs and planting native trees and shrubs.
  • April 17 at 5:29 PM
    the range in drawdown food approaches to reduce CO2 is tiny - 29, 30 and 31 percent.  Why is this range so tight?

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: Winooski Spartans Climate & Energy Challenger Team Members: 28 Challenger Points: 8600 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Penn State Drawdown Challenged Team Members: 62 Challenged Points: 8643 Winning?:  
Challenger: University of Cambridge Challenger Team Members: 22 Challenger Points: 4160 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Penn State Drawdown Challenged Team Members: 62 Challenged Points: 8643 Winning?: