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June 1, 2021 - May 1, 2022
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Tom Thornton

Trash Elimination Team AKA TET...

"Adopt a Beach for Litter and Trash pickup and removal..."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 13,671 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    373
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    36
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    3.1
    kWh
    energy saved
  • up to
    3,017
    pounds of trash
    have been saved
  • up to
    42,468
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    2.0
    trees
    planted

Tom's Actions

Waterwise Home

5-Minute Showers

I will save up to 20 gallons (75 L) of water each day by taking 5-minute showers.

COMPLETED 347
DAILY ACTIONS

Waterwise Community

Litter Removal

I will organize or participate in a volunteer litter clean up to keep trash from entering our storm drains and waterways.

COMPLETED 275
DAILY ACTIONS

Waterwise Home

Eat A Little Less Meat

I will replace 2 ounces of animal protein with plant-based protein every day.

COMPLETED 291
DAILY ACTIONS

Waterwise Home

Conserve Toilet Water

I will save up to 12 gallons (45 L) of water a day by flushing only when necessary.

COMPLETED 343
DAILY ACTIONS

Waterwise Beautification

Mulch the Base of Trees and Plants

I will prevent water runoff and increase absorbency by mulching the base of plants and trees at my home or work.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waterwise Beautification

Install Greywater Catchment

I will install a greywater catchment system in my home.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waterwise Beautification

Plant a Tree

I will reduce stormwater runoff, promote better air quality, and reduce CO2 from our atmosphere by planting 4 tree(s) in my home or in my community.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waterwise Beautification

Collect Rain Water

I will create 2 rain garden(s), bioswale(s), or use rain barrels to collect water for outdoor watering needs.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Waterwise Beautification

Use Permeable Pavers

I will reduce polluted runoff and support groundwater recharge where possible by replacing 15 square feet of concrete with permeable surfaces.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Waterwise Beautification

Use Native Plants When Possible

I will plant 4 square feet of native species, landscape with water-efficient plants in order to reduce general water usage, and minimize fertilizer and pesticide use.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Waterwise Home

Install a Toilet Tank Bank

I will reduce the amount of water flushed and save up to 11 gallons (41 L) of water each day by installing a toilet tank bank.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waterwise Home

Brush My Teeth Without Running Water

I will save up to 8 gallons (30 L) of water each day by turning it off while brushing my teeth.

COMPLETED 346
DAILY ACTIONS

Waterwise Home

Fix Leaky Faucets

I will fix faucets or report leaky faucets to facilities that have been wasting up to 9 gallons (34 L) of water per faucet every day.

Completed
One-Time Action

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    Tom Thornton 6/02/2022 2:09 PM
    It takes daily action - Everyday Action...  Today 2 June 2022...  Jensen Beach AKA Sea Turtle nesting Zone Z Martin County Florida...  Five pallets left on top of a New Sea Turtle nest - Thankfully not burned - Thanks to the Rain...

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    Tom Thornton 5/01/2022 1:51 PM
    More Sea Turtle obstacles and Litter off the Beach...  #balloonsblow 
     Balloons Blow...  Toys left on the Beach - Can't blame "BP" ... but you can blame : "Bad Parenting"
    Jensen Beach AKA Sea Turtle nesting ZONE Z Martin County Florida... 
    OH NO 656 Face  Mask off the Beach sense July 2020...

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    Tom Thornton 4/30/2022 1:53 PM
    Breakfast:  Replace 4 oz pork sausage with 3.7 oz Beyond Meat "Beyond Breakfast Sausage" ...
    Dinner: Replaced 4 oz beef with 4 oz Laura's Plant - Based Burgers...

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    Tom Thornton 4/30/2022 1:53 PM
    Breakfast:  Replace 4 oz pork sausage with 3.7 oz Beyond Meat "Beyond Breakfast Sausage" ...
    Dinner: Replaced 4 oz beef with 4 oz Laura's Plant - Based Burgers...

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    Tom Thornton 4/30/2022 1:53 PM
    Breakfast:  Replace 4 oz pork sausage with 3.7 oz Beyond Meat "Beyond Breakfast Sausage" ...
    Dinner: Replaced 4 oz beef with 4 oz Laura's Plant - Based Burgers...

  • Tom Thornton's avatar
    Tom Thornton 4/30/2022 1:53 PM
    Breakfast:  Replace 4 oz pork sausage with 3.7 oz Beyond Meat "Beyond Breakfast Sausage" ...
    Dinner: Replaced 4 oz beef with 4 oz Laura's Plant - Based Burgers...

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    Tom Thornton 4/29/2022 2:22 PM
    More Sea Turtle obstacles and Litter off the Beach...  
     Balloons Blow...  #balloonsblow
    Jensen Beach AKA Sea Turtle nesting ZONE Z Martin County Florida... 
    OH NO 656 Face  Mask off the Beach sense July 2020...



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    Tom Thornton 4/28/2022 2:14 PM
    Breakfast replaced 4 oz pork sausage with 3.6 oz Incogmeato Morning Star Farms Plant Protein Italian Sausage...  Dinner replace 4 oz  beef with 8 oz Veggieful Plant-Based Philly CheesesTeak...

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    Tom Thornton 4/26/2022 1:20 PM
    Replaced 4 oz of pork sausage with 3.6 oz Incogmeats Morning Star Farms Plant Protein Italian Sausage...

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    Tom Thornton 4/25/2022 1:47 PM
    More Sea Turtle obstacles and Litter off the Beach...  
    Day of the Sea Turtle obstacles and Balloons Blow...
    Jensen Beach AKA Sea Turtle nesting ZONE Z Martin County Florida... 
    OH NO 656 Face  Mask off the Beach sense July 2020..