What Can I Do?

Tips for Sustainable Changes
Through daily behavior changes, we can all make a difference in the quality of our environments.  Read on to see where you can make a difference;

How big is your ecological footprint?! Follow through to this link to find out.
  • Power Down

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    About 20% of the energy you use at home powers electrical appliances like televisions, DVD players, stereos, coffee makers, toasters, and microwaves—even when they’re turned off.

    See more energy saving tips...

    Less to the Landfills

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    Enough edible food to feed 49 million people ends up in landfills in the U.S. each year.

                             How to be mindful consumers...












Transportation

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When you avoid car idling you're saving gasoline, a precious and expensive commodity, and not polluting the atmosphere with toxic tailpipe emissions.

                         Transportation Tips



Create a Garden

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The garden is a perfect setting for your science lab.  Or just take a walk around the school grounds for an experiential learning opportunity.

                         Create a Garden



How to Prepare for school vacations

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In the past our school district has spent up to $230,000 for electricity and $98,000 on natural gas for just one month of utilities. Vacation time is an easy opportunity to save on energy costs and to reduce our carbon footprint. 

Vacation Checklist