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October 3 - October 24, 2018
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Jessica Wolanski

San Antonio Zoo Volunteer Family

"I participate in eco challenges because I love animals and nature! "

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 593 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    4.0
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    30
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    170
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    10
    minutes
    spent learning

Jessica's Actions

Nature

Support Local Pollinators

At least 30% of crops and 90% of flowering plants rely on pollinators to produce fruit. I will spend 15 minutes researching which plants support local native pollinators and plant some in my yard.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Health

Go get a check up

I will make an appointment for my annual physical.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Health

Support Pollution Reduction

I will spend at least 10 minutes learning about water and air quality issues in my area, how they are impacting human and environmental health, and how I can help.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Nature

Forage for My Food

I will use the 'Learn More' resources below to find where I can forage for my own food locally.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waste

Compost Food Waste

I will avoid sending up to .69 lbs (.31 kg) of food waste to the landfill each day by composting my food or learning how to.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Water

Say No to Plastic Straws

An estimated 71% of seabirds and 30% of turtles have been found with plastics in their stomachs. When they ingest plastic, marine life has a 50% mortality rate. By asking for no straw when placing a drink order, I will keep 1 plastic straw(s) of out of the ocean each day.

COMPLETED 4
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Zero-Waste Cooking

I will cook 1 meal(s) with zero-waste each day

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Health

Exercise Daily

Exercise is a great stress blaster! I will exercise for 30 minute(s) each day.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY ACTION

Nature

Do Nature Activities

I will engage in nature-based activities alone, or with my friends or family, for 30 minute(s) each day. (This can be anything from going on a walk or hike, to noticing the leaves changing color, to reading a book with nature themes.)

COMPLETED 5
DAILY ACTIONS

Nature

Explore My Area

I will explore at least one new hiking trail or nature walk in my area.

Completed
One-Time Action

Create Your Own Action

Ecocaptain reminder

I will remind my teammates daily to log in for thier challeges, sign up for the eco challenge, or post on the team feed. This is so I have a reminder to be a good team captain and inspire others to make eco friendly changes!

COMPLETED 5
DAILY ACTIONS

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    Jessica Wolanski 10/04/2018 10:11 AM
    Did you notice that they use Naturalist data in where people can forage for food? Who knew iNat could help people find food!

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    Jessica Wolanski 10/03/2018 9:00 AM
    Let's do this! Day one check in complete! :)

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    Jessica Wolanski 8/17/2018 7:19 PM
    I love the variety of challenge options! Some continue the plastic free July trend and some are more about getting out in nature!