Welcome to Imago
Started in 1978 by two social workers, Imago is an ecological education organization that is rooted in the concept that living in harmony with the natural world is not only good for the planet, but good for ourselves, our families and our communities. Through our preservation of urban nature, our hands-on green workshops, and our education programs for youth, Imago is fostering an exciting, sustainable future that benefits us all.
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Imago in Numbers:
Acres Preserved and Open to the Public
Number of youth that go outside with us each week
We kicked off our Reducing Waste Challenge last Friday. For the first week, we challenged participants to do a trash audit. Here are some of our main takeaways: Plastic packaging is a big problem. "I'm surprised at the large amount of waste from food packaging." This...
TRASH AUDIT STATS: . NAME: Adrian Hawk . LIVING SITUATION: Adrian + Nathan + a Baby Hawk on the way (this will explain some of the embarrassing trash!!!) + 2 Cats, Stanley & Stella . WASTE THAT SHOWED UP THE MOST?: Plastic wrappers, food stickers, gum + wrappers...
Trash Audit Stats: . Name: Chris . Living Situation: Family of 4 (+ 2 cats and 1 dog/dinosaur) . Waste that showed up the most?: Non-Recyclable Plastic . Biggest Surprise: Eco-friendly food doesn't automatically = eco-friendly packaging . First off, a little bit about...