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

Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

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Team Impact

  • up to
    70
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    10
    petitions
    signed
  • up to
    4
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    73
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    208
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    202
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    190
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    3
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    48
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    156
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    330
    minutes
    spent learning

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  • July 18 at 1:44 PM
    I have gotten better about taking a bag into every store.  It is amazing how much my purse can hold.  The real challenge for me is buying prepackaged goods that are sealed in plastic, ex: a paper cutter/trimmer.   The second challenge is buying only what I need - putting back items after careful consideration of trying to justify its...
  • July 17 at 7:54 PM
    It gets easier everyday- you just have to stick to it!
  • July 15 at 5:47 PM
    The dog poo compost experiment officially started today. I had to dig a four foot deep hole under the tank. Since the entire contraption hasn’t dropped to the bottom, I’m counting it a success. 
  • July 6 at 7:45 AM
    It's farmers' market night in my neighborhood.  There's always good grazing there.
  • July 4 at 11:50 AM
    I’m going for it. I’ll be installing a septic-style pit to compost my dogs’ poo in the backyard.
  • June 17 at 2:41 PM
    My household is big into composting. We use our compost in our large garden where we produce almost all of the fresh fruits and vegetables we need for ourselves, and our two birds. We also hunt turkey, quail, dove and deer so we never purchase meat. We purchase chicken and eggs from our friends small rural farm. In doing this, there is no...

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