When you hear the words environmental conservation, what do you think of? Cue the dreamy tropical music filled with ukuleles and marimbas. Aerial shots of beautiful landscapes with waterfalls and lush trees. Tropical beaches with sea turtles hatching. Joyful spider monkeys hopping from branch to branch.
Oh don’t worry, that’s not just a dream. Environmental conservation work really is that incredible, especially when you can experience it somewhere like Perez Zeledon, Costa Rica.
Here are 9 ways you can do environmental conservation work at home:
Use less water
Turn things off
Plant a tree
Grow your own salads
Start a compost bin
Recharge instead of replace
Check your engine light
Talk about conservation
Conservation work doesn’t have to be big to make a big difference.