July 1 - July 31, 2018
July 1 - July 31, 2018

Maryland Zoo

Maryland Zoo

Saving wildlife and protecting wild places.

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 86,556 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    3,110
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1,432
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    114
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    1,398
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    10
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    26
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    157
    petitions
    signed
  • up to
    48
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    3,879
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    2,677
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    964
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    17
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    30
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    4,430
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    697
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • July 31 at 8:58 PM
    Literally used no plastic at all today - I must be learning!
  • July 31 at 8:44 PM
    Ready to go on a trip &  my reusable shopping bags are packed! Plastic free August, here we come...
  • July 31 at 8:12 PM
    Today I used my reusable MD Zoo bag to help me carry composting containers at the zoo. 157503CE-F288-4300-A22B-DA5ACD578423.jpeg 935.68 KB
  • July 31 at 8:02 PM
    Great last dinner with friends to end plastic free July! Every last one of them said no to the straw! That was not something they were doing at the beginning of the month! We talked about this earlier, but it is has been interesting to see the motivation behind people cutting plastic out of their lives. For me, it’s the environment and the...
  • July 31 at 7:44 PM
    Yay Maryland Zoo! Although it’s not really about winning, but about lowering waste and saving the planet, winning the competition feels pretty dang good :)
  • July 31 at 7:40 PM
    Hey! I found some reusable produce bags on Amazon and bought them. In case anyone else is interested:(Don't forgot to shop Amazon Smile and choose the Zoo as your...

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: National Aquarium Challenger Team Members: 232 Challenger Points: 64495 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Maryland Zoo Challenged Team Members: 210 Challenged Points: 86556 Winning?: