April 1 - April 30, 2019

Ian Sinks

Columbia Land Trust

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 107 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    30
    minutes
    spent learning

Challenges

Water

Eco-friendly Gardening

I will plant native species, landscape with water-efficient plants, and use eco-friendly fertilizers.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Smart Seafood Choices

I will visit seafoodwatch.org or download the app and commit to making better seafood choices for a healthier ocean.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY 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 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Transportation

Drive Less

I will cut my car trip mileage by only taking necessary trips.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Feed

  • Reflection Question
    Water Eco-friendly Gardening
    What are the most prominent water concerns in your area? Examples include drought, flooding, pollution, access, security, and privatization.

    Ian Sinks 4/29/2019 10:17 AM
    Groundwater tables are dropping in the north Clark County region.  It should be a concern for everyone.  Clearly, withdrawals are not sustainable.
  • Reflection Question
    Food Smart Seafood Choices
    Many states and countries have advisories on eating fish. Find out what is advised for your region. Do you think your diet choices fall within these guidelines? What steps do you need to take to make sure that they do?

    Ian Sinks 4/12/2019 4:24 PM
    Recent salmon research in the Puget Sound indicates serious concerns regarding salmon being consumed from that area.  Health advisories have been posted.  Additionally, harvest has proven not to be sustainable so care should be taken when selecting where the salmon is coming from.