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April 1 - April 30, 2022

Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 3,757
    Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    15
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    62
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    87
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    31
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    1.0
    energy audits
    conducted
  • up to
    4,730
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    1,540
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    43
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    6,400
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    2,380
    minutes
    spent learning

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  • April 30 at 5:40 AM
    I was surprised to see that Western Pa was included in the Great Lakes pollinator region.  My yard is designated as a natural habitat by the NWF, we have a small pond and I see bees drinking water frequently.  Our neighborhood has bee keepers that have several hives in their yard.  May 20 is the first ever World Bee Day!  Love your bees!
  • April 28 at 6:53 AM
    How much government funded programs there are for home energy usage/consumption/improvement surprised me as I worked through the materials to learn more. I was sad to see that PA is not one of the states where a free home energy audit is available, particularly because a lot of the homes in the state were built prior to the modernization of...
  • April 26 at 1:15 PM
    I think that spending too much time inside and away from nature detaches us from the understanding of nature, the world we live in, and the impact we have on it.
  • April 26 at 1:05 PM
    Kudzu vines and knotweed are invasive species in the region. They impact the regional ecosystem by growing so prolifically that other plants are choked out and can't grow.
  • April 26 at 1:02 PM
    It is important to take care of pollinators so that they stay alive and maintain a healthy ecosystem so plants can grow. I love bees and have been building up my perennial pollinator garden for them that includes flowers like lavender, hyssop, coreopsis, cosmos, and roses.
  • April 5 at 3:27 PM
    Plastic spoon for my daily yogurt. Replaced with regular spoon. 

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Competitions

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Challenger: Intro to Sustainability 2022 Challenger Team Members: 13 Challenger Points: 3085 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Carnegie Mellon University Challenged Team Members: 20 Challenged Points: 3757 Winning?: