Ecological Footprint

how to reduce your ecological footprint

What is an Ecological Footprint?

the impact of a person or community on the environment, expressed as the amount of land required to sustain their use of natural resources Footprint test

i chose this calculator because it made things easy to understand and the questions its self were easy to connect with. All the questions had an answer that pertained to me. I learned from this, that i waste a lot of things that can be saved or reused and i'm kind of a terrible person on the environment. It was a very visual like test that shows things pictures of how much you would actually use something.

From the Video:

They define the carbons Market as an economical efficiency to reduce the admissions of green house gasses.

5 ways to reduce you carbon footprints:

1. Use energy saving fluorescent light bulbs

2. Open Windows instead of using fans or air conditioning

3.Eat less meat. If you’re already a vegetarian, you save at least 3,000 pounds of CO2 per year compared to meat eaters.

4. Walk or use public transportation

5. Turn off the lights when not using them.