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October 3 - October 24, 2018
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October 3 - October 24, 2018

Mar Vista Drawdown

Pachamama Alliance

Bringing forth an environmentally sustainable, socially just, spiritually fulfilling human presence on this planet. Committed to action through Project Drawdown solutions!

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,590
    Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    3.0
    whole food meals
    consumed
  • up to
    860
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    4.0
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    2.0
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    2.0
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1.0
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    960
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    42
    more servings
    of fruits and vegetables
  • up to
    5.0
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    840
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    35
    minutes
    spent learning

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  • October 24 at 5:47 PM
    I've been avoiding this question - I think reflection is hard for me, because there's always SOMETHING to do, and I get caught up in the immediate here and now needs of my day-to-day, and am not good at stepping back and looking at the big picture. I can plan ahead for events or goals, but big picture thinking causes me anxiety. I think those...
  • October 24 at 5:44 PM
    It helps alleviate stress, which I think it the hardest part of working in the modern era, so much of my daily life and work is indoors, and on a computer screen. My eyes get tired from screen time, my posture suffers and I get back problems. Walking outside gives me fresh air, much needed movement, and a visual rest for my eyes. Greenery is...
  • October 24 at 5:42 PM
    I get to enjoy the flowers and trees so much more, the smells and the fresh air. I very rarely open the windows when I'm driving, because of exhaust fumes. I don't get enough fresh outdoor air unless I take daily walks. 
  • October 24 at 5:40 PM
    It's hard to quantify. I know I have more systemic health issues when I'm under stress, because it weakens my immune system, but also when I'm stressed I tend to eat more processed/ready-made foods. Things like plastics leaching chemicals and smog in LA is harder to measure or know the impact of because they are slow and gradual build ups over...
  • October 24 at 12:52 PM
    Stopping the fracking in the Inglewood Oil Field - it's so close, and has the potential to negatively impact the health of our community. Support the 2500' buffer zones for schools and residential near oil wells, it would make a HUGE difference in oil practices in LA. 
  • October 24 at 12:30 PM
    I'm going to try to purchase things with less packaging, and bring my own packaging for bulk items purchases.

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: Otis EcoChallengers Challenger Team Members: 18 Challenger Points: 860 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Mar Vista Drawdown Challenged Team Members: 7 Challenged Points: 1590 Winning?: