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Escape the Waste

 

We designed a digital escape room called "Escape the Waste" to help educate students and the community about plastic pollution.  Participants are encouraged to give up using single-use plastics and  

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Focuses:
 - Plastic Pollution Events
 - Youth Focused
 - Online Event

Organizers

Organization Name
Deep Creek Middle Schools' Grades of Green Team
Organization Type
Academic Institution - Grade School
Member of Aquarium Conservation Partnership (ACP)
Participant in AZA's SAFE Campaign

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As part of our celebration, we plan to do the following:
  • Event is open to the public
  • Media would be welcome
  • Event will include some special activities or engagements for youth and/or young adults
    Under 12,Ages 12-18
    Students will learn about plastic pollution and ways to help protect the oceans via a digital escape room. At the end of the escape room, participants are encouraged to pledge to give up single-use plastics. They also receive a certificate that says, "I Escaped the Waste". Participants are encourage to share photos of themselves with the certificate and hashtag #EscapeTheWaste.
  • Event will be highlighting organization's own efforts to reduce use of plastic

Venue

Escape the Waste

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