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April 1 - April 30, 2021
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Colleen Groll

Seattle Children's - Green Team

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 326 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    411
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    125
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    35
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    9
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed

Colleen's Actions

Transportation

Go for a Daily Walk

Walkable Cities

I will take a walk for 30 minutes each day and take note of the infrastructure that makes walking more or less enjoyable, accessible, and possible.

COMPLETED 4
DAILY ACTIONS

Transportation

Purchase a Carbon Offset

Efficient Aviation

If I buy a plane ticket, I will purchase a carbon offset.

Completed
One-Time Action

Buildings

Learn about the Legacy of Redlining

Multiple Solutions

I will spend at least 10 minutes learning about the legacy of redlining and how city planning and environmental justice issues are interconnected.

Completed
One-Time Action

Buildings

Explore Other Buildings Solutions

All Buildings Solutions

I will spend at least 10 minutes researching other Drawdown Buildings Solutions.

Completed
One-Time Action

Industry

Find a Local Climate-Friendly Supermarket

Refrigerant Management

I will explore the interactive map in the links below to find a supermarket that does not use HFC refrigerants near my home.

Completed
One-Time Action

Industry

Practice the 5 R's

Recycling

I will Practice the "5 Rs" — refuse, reduce, reuse, repurpose, and recycle — to reduce my waste more than I can with just recycling alone.

COMPLETED 6
DAILY ACTIONS

Industry

Research the Climate Impact of Refrigerants

Refrigerant Management

I will spend 15 minute(s) learning about the climate impact of refrigerants and what climate-friendly refrigerants are by using the links below.

Completed
One-Time Action

Action Track: Accelerating Solutions

Conduct Virtual Meetings

Telepresence

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

Completed
One-Time Action

Food, Agriculture, and Land Use

Reduce Animal Products

Plant-Rich Diets

I will enjoy 1 meatless or vegan meal(s) each day of the challenge.

COMPLETED 7
DAILY ACTIONS

Food, Agriculture, and Land Use

Smaller Portions

Reduced Food Waste

I will use smaller plates and/or serve smaller portions when dishing out food.

COMPLETED 7
DAILY ACTIONS

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  • Colleen Groll's avatar
    Colleen Groll 4/23/2021 9:33 AM
    I have so much enjoyed this earth month ecochallenge!  Finish strong!

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    Colleen Groll 4/12/2021 8:03 AM
    Back to my plant-forward meal prep this week, after a weekend of BBQ's!  Love the daily actions to keep me on track.  

  • Colleen Groll's avatar
    Colleen Groll 4/06/2021 1:27 PM
    Always learn something new when I check in!