July 1 - July 31, 2019
July 1 - July 31, 2019

SCZ - Penguin

Sedgwick County Zoo

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 3,454 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    6
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    83
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    99
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    111
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    30
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    2
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    55
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    205
    minutes
    spent learning

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • August 3 at 6:11 AM
    I think my biggest success from this challenge came right near the end of the month. I took advantage of the back-to-school sales that stores were featuring and nabbed myself a few basic pencil pouches. I brought them home and put a few pieces of my own silverware inside so I can take one to work and leave one in my car. Voila, utensils at the...
  • July 31 at 8:29 PM
    I’ve learned so much during this challenge and don’t plan on stopping here. I plan on continuing this new lifestyle and hope to get others on board with me!
  • July 20 at 6:53 AM
    SIGH, I signed up to do this but never really figured out how to record my progress. I just returned from a "grandma trip" with my 4 oldest (,8,.9,11,13) grandchildren to the St. Louis Arch and City Museum. We were gone 5 days and collected as much of our disposable plastic as possible. I was dismayed by the bulk of it. It will go...
  • July 19 at 10:13 PM
    So my husband and I sat down to watch Minimalism—one of the recommended documentaries (and the only one I could find on Netflix). It’s an interesting idea, of course. The idea of minimalism has already swept much of the nation by storm, presumably because of this very show.I, personally, couldn’t imagine myself living a minimalistic life like...
  • July 16 at 5:04 AM
    Some Green Team members and I joined up last night for another grain bag sewing party! We take the used bags of woven plastic that the zoo has emptied, cut and resew some pieces together, and end up with a multi-purpose bag! Not only does it keep the woven plastic out of landfills, but it can be used in place of single-use plastic bags for...
  • July 15 at 10:49 AM
    image.jpg 1.58 MB Recycling tissue paper from a friends bday party.

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: SCZ - Gorilla Challenger Team Members: 62 Challenger Points: 9880 Winning?: VS. Challenged: SCZ - Penguin Challenged Team Members: 33 Challenged Points: 3454 Winning?:  
Challenger: SCZ - Black Rhino Challenger Team Members: 33 Challenger Points: 6041 Winning?: VS. Challenged: SCZ - Penguin Challenged Team Members: 33 Challenged Points: 3454 Winning?:  
Challenger: SCZ - Penguin Challenger Team Members: 33 Challenger Points: 3454 Winning?: VS. Challenged: SCZ - Aldabra Tortoise Challenged Team Members: 38 Challenged Points: 3160 Winning?: