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Nature

Eat & grow local foods

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: encourage eat and grow local foods to reduce transportation costs, pesticide use, and support the local economy

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Movement

Healthy Lifestyle Campaign

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: encourage people to walk and bike for the health benefits

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188 votes
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Knowledge

Start Educating Early

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: teach awareness and encourage healthy lifestyles at an early age (definitely by elementary school)

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135 votes
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Power

Take personal action

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: encourage people to take personal action because lots of peoplex small change= big results. turn off lights, open windows, walk/bike, use power strips

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129 votes
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Knowledge

Increase access to information

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: make information readily available (website, pamphlets, signs)

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117 votes
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Nature

Compost instead of fertilizer

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: use compost instead of fertilizer to decrease the amount of chemicals that go into the ground and water systems.

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117 votes
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Knowledge

We are the Natural State

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: use "The Natural State" name to inspire. Taking pride and moving forward as a leader.

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111 votes
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Movement

Encourage Carpooling

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: Encourage people to carpool. Add carpool only lanes to reduce the number of cars on the road

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107 votes
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Power

Design more efficient buildings

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: design and encourage the construction of energy efficienct buildings (Energy Star certification, LEED)

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107 votes
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Knowledge

Field Trips!

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: take groups to places that are interesting and educational. For example, go places affected by our bad habits, places worth preserving, etc.

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102 votes
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Movement

More bike racks

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: Install more bike racks around the community so that people have the choice of locking up their bike.

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97 votes
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Power

Utilize local resources

At the Grass Roots Youth Summit our community youth suggested we: make use of resources specific to the area like methane gas from landfills, hydro-electric, solar, wind, biofuels (switchgrass)

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96 votes
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