Canada
We will run a bottle drive in our local town.
United States
I will start with my home and get rid of all the plastic bags that are being used. I will make sure that everyone in my home is using reusable bags for shopping and biodegradable plastic for disposing off trash. Project time-1month
United States
I myself I writing an essay on conservation, and why it is necessary one week from 4/3/14, and I encourage others to write essays as well, and possibly share them with their class. There may be 20 people in a class, and if we write multiple essays many people will be informed about what they can do to take action. If you wish email your essay to walid.vanegas@gmail.com and I will upload them.
United States
We will clean graffiti.
United States
We'll try to successfully maintain the garden, allowing both members and non-members of our club to participate.
United States
As of December 5, 2011, disposal of rechargeable batteries as solid waste is prohibited in New York. The Roots & Shoots students learned about the dangerous impact on the environment when lithium and cadmium not recycled properly. We decided to participate in a free recycling program Call2recycle.
United States
To promote environmentally conscious living.
United States
We want people to get creative about how to give old materials a second life! Instead of just throwing things in the landfills, we are looking into how to reuse old items.
United States
For the holiday season, our group made toys and raised money for POUNCE, a local cat shelter. We made toys out of recycled materials and also collected donations and money for POUNCE outside a local grocery store. We collected a total of over $150 dollars worth of cat stuff for the shelter. Fifteen participants contributed two hours each.
El Salvador
Our group organized a plastic-recycling competition. Kindergarden- through 12th-graders competed in the competition. The grade that collected the most plastic by the week's end won a "jeans day." Representatives from Reciplast.org came and gave a speech on recycling and reusing, and has agreed to collect the school's recycling. Three hundred thirty individuals participated for five hours.

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