eco Council

Amy Bourke (Caring for the environment since 9th July 2013)

Amy Bourke

Amy's footprint is currently 23,472 m² and the following action plan will reduce it by a further 7,553 m².


I understand that a sustainable footprint for my household would be 46,800.0 m².

What is a footprint?

Amy's action plan

Pledged actions Days to complete Footprint saving (ftps)
Install solar hot water 365 1,516
Ride a bike 30 5,589
Make your business carbon neutral 92 0
Insulate, shade and weatherproof your house 182 408
Join the green team 182 0
Reuse your greywater 92 40
Support our local indigenous culture 30 0
TOTAL 7 973 7,553 m²
Completed actions Footprint saving (ftps)
Save paper and forests image description 0
Buy local and seasonal food image description 305
Power down image description 0
Recycle building waste image description 0
Recycle technical waste image description 0
Buy fairtrade food and products image description 0
Adopt a vegetarian diet image description 33,113
Embrace energy efficiency image description 1,166
Avoid products with excessive packaging image description 23
Assess your home's sustainability image description 0
Eat less meat image description 16,557
Eat organic food image description -183
Recycle organic waste image description 0
Buy second-hand products image description 1,566
Be a responsible pet owner image description 0
Buy renewable electricity image description 7,798
Buy green office products image description 0
Use public transport image description 4,206
Make your profession sustainable image description 0
Cultivate energy saving habits image description 641
Nurture and conserve biodiversity image description 0
Car pool image description 4,053
Help protect our waterways image description 0
Immerse yourself in nature image description 0
Grow your own food image description 156
Get rid of your second-hand goods image description 0
Harvest and use your rainwater image description -83
Tune your shopping radar to the environment image description 0
Use water efficiently image description 20
Cultivate waste reduction habits image description 5,964
Install efficient appliances and fixtures image description 615
Cultivate water saving habits image description 10
Choose green service providers image description 0
Promote sustainable living image description 0
Mulch your patch image description -53
Make your renovations green image description 835
Use plants to remove toxins image description 0
No junk mail and spam image description 0
Use non-toxic cleaners image description 322
Generate your own electricity image description 8,659
Reduce dairy in your diet image description 715
Slow and local travel image description 284
Reduce your stormwater pollution image description 0
Water efficient gardening image description 60
Purchase recycled products image description 54
Avoid bottled water image description 350
Avoid genetically modified (GM) food image description 0
Buy paper and wood responsibly image description 249
Prevent stormwater pollution image description 0
Keep chickens for eggs image description 0
Avoid eating endangered fish image description 28
TOTAL 51 87,431 m²