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April 1 - April 30, 2021
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Diana Garzon

Planeta Azul

"Contribute on green programs to ensure the future of my kids."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 486 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    43
    miles
    traveled by bike
  • up to
    26
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    1
    energy audits
    conducted
  • up to
    95
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    4
    locally sourced meals
    consumed

Diana's Actions

Food, Agriculture, and Land Use

Support Local Food Systems

Plant-Rich Diets

I will source 15 percent of my food from local producers each day. This could include signing up for a local CSA, buying from a farmer's market, visiting a food co-op, foraging with a local group, or growing my own ingredients.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY ACTIONS

Buildings

Online Energy Audit

Multiple Solutions

I will complete an online energy audit of my home, office, or dorm room and identify my next steps for saving energy.

Completed
One-Time Action

Health and Education

Connect With A Nonprofit

Health and Education

I will connect with a local nonprofit working on issues affecting women, girls, and/or trans and nonbinary people in my community, and find out how I can get involved or become a member.

Completed
One-Time Action

Health and Education

Research Barriers to Participation and Representation

Health and Education

I will spend at least 30 minutes learning more about the barriers to women's equal participation and representation around the world.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transportation

Go by Bike

Bicycle Infrastructure

I will commute by bike 2 mile(s) each day and avoid sending up to 0.0 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 8
DAILY ACTIONS

Action Track: Accelerating Solutions

Support Businesses Owned by Women, BIPOC, or Immigrants

Sustainable Intensification for Smallholders

I will spend 30 minutes researching businesses owned by women, immigrants, and Black, Indigenous, and people of color that I can support when shopping.

Completed
One-Time Action

Coastal, Ocean, and Engineered Sinks

Learn about Biochar

Biochar Production

I will spend 90 minute(s) learning about biochar and how it can help sequester carbon.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transportation

Conduct Virtual Meetings

Telepresence

I will encourage my office to hold meetings virtually whenever possible instead of requiring travel.

Completed
One-Time Action

Action Track: Climate Resilience

Rooftop Solar Consultation

Distributed Solar Photovoltaics

After researching the incentives at the federal, state, utility, and local levels, I will contact a local installer/distributor for a solar panel installation consultation on my house.

Completed
One-Time Action

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  • Diana Garzon's avatar
    Diana Garzon 4/30/2021 8:43 AM
    Thanks, EcoChallenge, it was a fantastic opportunity to learn how to impact positively in our environment, and also ensure sustainability to the next generation. Small steps can co contribute to the big challenge!!
  • Reflection Question
    Action Track: Climate Resilience Rooftop Solar Consultation
    Identify some ways in which modern human societies have become unsustainable. What kind of roles do individuals have in creating and changing practices in society?

    Diana Garzon's avatar
    Diana Garzon 4/02/2021 9:09 AM
    It was amazing to learn Florida has already a city using just Solar Energy, Babcock Ranch is a city close to Fort Meyers, and they are doing a great job!!!