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April 3 - April 24, 2019

DRAWDOWN Richmond Hill Feed


Reflection, encouragement, and relationship building are all important aspects of getting a new habit to stick.
Share thoughts, encourage others, and reinforce positive new habits on the Feed.

To get started, share “your why.” Why did you join the challenge and choose the actions you did?

    Materials Share Bioplastic Disposal Tips
    What concerns you the most about how we are affecting the planet? Consider both local and global actions.

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    Márta Ecsedi 4/23/2019 4:47 AM
    The amount of onetime use plastics that are entering our ecosystem.
    Transport Advocate For Greener Vehicles
    How does advocating for green vehicles in your community connect to your values? How might you be able to get others involved in advocating for the shift to fuel-efficient vehicles?

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    Márta Ecsedi 4/23/2019 4:46 AM
    I am advocating for more charging stations in shopping malls.

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    Márta Ecsedi 4/23/2019 4:44 AM
    I think it is going well!

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    Liz Couture 4/12/2019 2:07 PM
    Spoke to my Member of Provincial Parliament today and mentioned Regenerative Agriculture. I need much more time with her to explain it properly. Anyway, I got my points ;)

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    Liz Couture 4/10/2019 5:33 PM
    I keep forgetting to update my file at the end of the day. I’m not a great record keeper at the best of times, hahahah
    Materials Mulch the Base of Trees and Plants
    Name some of the human activities impacting the health of water systems, both locally (your watershed) and globally (freshwater and oceans). What can you do to improve the health of water systems?

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    Márta Ecsedi 4/05/2019 6:59 AM
    We can make sure we do not run the water. 

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    Liz Couture 4/04/2019 7:47 PM
    About to update my solutions for the first time. I don’t really know what I’m doing.
    Materials Recycle Everything I Can
    How could you incorporate other "R's" -- reduce, reuse, refuse, repair, repurpose, etc. -- into your lifestyle? How does considering implementing these "R's" make you feel?

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    Márta Ecsedi 4/04/2019 1:47 PM
    I have only added the ends of carrots and romaine to my blue box.
    Food Reduce Animal Products
    In your opinion, what contributes to people in North America eating more meat than any other countries? What does this say about North American values and ways of living?

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    Márta Ecsedi 4/04/2019 1:46 PM
    We have been brought to have half our plate filled with meat

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    Liz Couture 3/26/2019 7:22 AM
    I started with REALLY, REALLY easy challenges, things that I probably would have done anyway. Not making any apologies for this, as I seem to be spending every waking hour working on climate change related organizing. Feeling very engaged right now, but still worried about our future.