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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

  • 40 Today
  • 80 This Week
  • 3,101 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    33
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    0
    kWh
    energy saved
  • up to
    115
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    676
    pounds of trash
    have been saved
  • up to
    2
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    17,348
    gallons of water
    have been saved

Tom's 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 72
DAILY 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 76
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 75
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

Waterwise Home

Eat A Little Less Meat

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

COMPLETED 71
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 69
DAILY ACTIONS

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    Tom Thornton 8/03/2021 3:38 PM
    More Litter off the Beach...  Jensen Beach AKA Sea Turtle nesting ZONE Z Martin County Florida...

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    Tom Thornton 8/02/2021 11:00 AM
    More Sea Turtles obstacles which includes a Steep Hole dug in sand...  2 feet deep 14" across... More Litter off the Beach...  450 Face Mask off the Beach areas  sense July 2020...
    Jensen Beach AKA Sea Turtle nesting ZONE Z Martin County Florida...

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    Tom Thornton 8/01/2021 9:57 AM

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    Tom Thornton 7/31/2021 12:48 PM
    Subway has a meatless offering a Veggie Pattie...  UM UM Good one should try...

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    Tom Thornton 7/31/2021 12:45 PM

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    Tom Thornton 7/30/2021 3:32 PM
    More Sea Turtle obstacles and Litter off the Beach...  jensen Beach AKA Sea Turtle nesting ZONE Z Martin County Florida...  #152foryou  

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    Tom Thornton 7/29/2021 11:29 AM
    Litter removal Bath Tub Reef Beach Stuart Florida...

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    Tom Thornton 7/29/2021 11:23 AM
    Besides using less meat products I also drink plant based milk...  Chobani Oat and Almond milk...

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    Tom Thornton 7/28/2021 7:36 PM

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    Tom Thornton 7/28/2021 7:31 PM