Wilson Macias

The green ninjas

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,502 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    3
    miles
    traveled by bike
  • up to
    60
    miles
    traveled by carpool
  • up to
    21
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    2
    neighbors
    met
  • up to
    377
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    14
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    210
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    2
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    5
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    10
    miles
    traveled by bus
  • up to
    21
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    7
    whole food meals
    consumed

Challenges

Consumption and Economy

Personal Waste Audit

I will collect all of my unrecyclable, non-compostable trash to raise my awareness of how much I send to the landfill.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Consumption and Economy

Buy Only What I Need

I will not buy anything except items required for health and safety.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Consumption and Economy

Visit a Waste Management Facility

I will visit a local dump/transfer station, material recovery facility, and/or landfill to learn about the waste stream.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Try Carpooling

I will commute by carpool 60 mile(s) each day this week and avoid sending up to 292.4 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Locally-Sourced Meals

I will source 3 meal(s) from local producers each day this week.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Consumption and Economy

Carry my Trash

I will carry all of my unrecyclable, non-compostable trash with me to raise my awareness of how much I send to the landfill.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Car Share

I will sign up for a car-sharing service, or organize car sharing with my neighbors, to cut down on the number of vehicles on the road.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Use Public Transit

I will use public transit 10 mile(s) each day this week and avoid sending up to 31.93 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Visions of Sustainability

Support a Sharing Economy

I will create or support a sharing economy with family, friends, and neighbors.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Visions of Sustainability

Advocate For Greener Vehicles

I will assess the vehicles used by my company or college and advocate for a purchasing policy focused on fuel-efficient vehicles.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Consumption and Economy

Support Local Businesses

I will buy from local businesses instead of shopping online.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Consumption and Economy

Watch a Documentary

I will watch one of the films suggested in the additional resources and discuss it with friends or family.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Whole Foods Diet

I will enjoy 1 meal(s) free of processed foods each day this week.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Advocate for More Food Options

I will advocate for local and/or organic food options at work or on campus.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Weekly Meal Planning

I will reduce food waste and save money by planning a weekly menu, only buying the ingredients I need.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Choose Organic Ingredients

I will enjoy 3 meal(s) cooked with organic ingredients each day this week.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Watch a Documentary

I will watch a documentary film about food with family and friends and talk about what we learned.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

A Call to Sustainability

Explore My Area

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Ecological Principles

Practice Gratitude for Earth

This week, I will spend 30 minute(s) each day outside, practicing gratitude (prayer, meditation, journaling, etc.) for Earth and the nature surrounding me.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Walk Instead

I will walk 5 mile(s) each day this week instead of driving and avoid sending up to 32.46 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Reduce Animal Products

I will enjoy 1 meatless meal(s) and/or 1 vegan meal(s) each day this week.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Zero-Waste Cooking

I will cook 3 meal(s) with zero waste each day this week.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Improve a Bus Stop

I will improve a bus stop in my neighborhood by posting the stop schedule, adding seating or shelter, adding art or flowers, picking up litter, or some other small improvement.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Go by Bike

I will commute by bike 3 mile(s) each day this week and avoid sending up to 20.55 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Meet My Neighbors

I will meet 2 new neighbor(s) this week.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Use Muscle Power

I will only use muscle-powered transportation this week.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Feed


  • Wilson Macias 4/11/2019 6:21 PM
    I walked more and ate more vegetables this week.

  • Wilson Macias 3/13/2019 7:26 PM
    I met both of my neighbors while they were doing their yard work.

  • Wilson Macias 3/13/2019 7:24 PM
    This week for my diet I incorporated a lot of greens and fruits and drinking a lot of water.

  • Wilson Macias 3/08/2019 9:31 AM
    I created a list of only what I need and try to remove " I want" items. My list involves groceries, clothing..etc. It is great!  it kept me accountable and encouraged me to maintain sustainable in these specific areas.  

  • Wilson Macias 2/09/2019 2:09 PM
    I went bike riding approximately four miles everyday

  • Wilson Macias 2/04/2019 5:54 PM
    My distance varied. some days I walked 5 miles, some days I walked 6 or 7.

  • Wilson Macias 2/04/2019 5:53 PM
    I ate salads and vegetable soups with a cup of water

  • Wilson Macias 2/04/2019 5:52 PM
    I cooked meals that was the exact portion for 5 days straight.

  • Wilson Macias 2/04/2019 5:50 PM
    I explored the Samson park trail. Enjoyed the beautiful scenery, and  meditated .

  • Wilson Macias 1/30/2019 10:12 PM
    I picked up some used water bottles  and disposed of them in a recycling bin on campus