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Climate Action Now! – How Low Can You Go: Track Your Personal Climate Impact with Carbon Footprint Calculators

April 11 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am

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We are all familiar with dietary choices being associated with different climate impacts: a carnivorous diet has a significantly greater impact than a vegan one. But what about organic vs. non-organic? Internationally or locally grown? What about the type of packaging it comes in? Every single thing you consume in the modern world has a unique carbon impact associated with it, including (but not limited to) personal hygiene, fashion sense, electronics usage, transportation, and even recreational activities. Carbon footprint calculators allow you to measure the size of your personal carbon footprint and to break down the relative significance of each of the different types of consumption in your total carbon emissions. Find out which of your lifestyle choices have the most potential to reduce your individual climate impact!

Michelle Elmore

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April 11
9:30 am - 10:45 am
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Michelle Elmore
Michelle Elmore is a Ph.D. candidate in meteorology at Saint Louis University currently studying tornadoes in high-resolution computer models. She has taught college courses ranging from physical geography to climate dynamics to meteorological radar interpretation. Her recent discovery of the Ethical Society has inspired her to pursue activism in her life in hopes for a better world.