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July 1 - July 31, 2021

Buffalo Zoo Staff

Buffalo Zoo

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Team Impact

  • up to
    67
    advocacy actions
    completed
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    2
    community events
    hosted or attended
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    98
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
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    70
    conversations
    with people
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    362
    minutes
    spent learning
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    385
    pieces of litter
    picked up
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    18
    petitions
    signed
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    77
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
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    370
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
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    478
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
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    109
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    44
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

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  • July 30 at 8:28 AM
    I was happy to hear that my plastic usage is lower than the average American's but it's still not great. I use around 58kg of plastic. I've been trying to cut out more plastic, but it seems impossible at times. I decided to join repurpose in hopes to find more ways to reduce plastic every day. If anyone knows of a good bulk food place, let me...
  • July 30 at 5:45 AM
    This can be hard because I don't want to use a plastic poop bag when taking my dog for a walk, I often contemplate how burying it would be better so that I do not use plastic....but then I could be spreading canine diseases in the environment.  What is the trade off?
  • July 30 at 5:42 AM
    Honestly, I was surprised and horrified at how many kilograms of plastic I use a year. As someone who is pretty eco friendly and consious of my decisions, it can still be so hard to avoid plastic usage when SO many things at the grocery store are packaged in plastic. :( 
  • July 27 at 4:14 PM
    I found a good template for sending emails to brands/stores about their packaging! Always a fun evening activity to harass big corporations about their less-than-ideal environmental policies! :DHello [Company Name],My name is [Name] and I recently purchased a few items from your online store. I have been a fan of your brand for many...
  • July 13 at 4:42 PM
    I think that trying to express my personality without buying new things is actually a really fun challenge! I have never really been a person to buy clothes unless they were absolutely necessary, and even then most of my clothes come secondhand, but it's interesting to think about how one could still express themselves without actually...
  • July 13 at 7:11 AM
    Hello Team!I am leading a clean-up through The Nature Sanctuary Society of WNY on July 25th at our Sherman C. Bishop (hellbender) Preserve. If anyone is interested in participating, I can take 3 others in my car. We would meet at the zoo at 8:15 It is a nice day outside in New York State's only hellbender preserve. First, I talk about...

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  • July 31, 2021
    Completed EcoPro One-Time Action
    + 10
  • July 31, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/31/21
    + 5
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    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/31/21
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  • July 31, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/31/21
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  • July 30, 2021
    Answered a Reflection Question
    + 15
  • July 28, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/28/21
    + 5
  • July 28, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/28/21
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    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/28/21
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  • July 28, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/28/21
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  • July 27, 2021
    Completed One Daily Action on 7/27/21
    + 5

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