Do you drive a gas-guzzling SUV, leave all your lights on and eat at McDonald’s everyday, or do you live completely off the grid, bike to work and grow your own vegetables? Chances are you fall somewhere in between. You may recycle or eat only locally grown veggies and meats, but if you’re like me, you have absolutely no idea whether or not your way of living is doing any harm to Mother Earth.
The Earthday Network has put together an Ecological Footprint Quiz to estimate the amount natural resources your lifestyle requires, and then compares the results to national and worldwide averages. Just fill out some location-based information and answer 15 questions, and you’ll be a little bit closer to knowing whether you’re living in our out of ecological harmony. I wonder how Al Gore would score?
Me? Well, okay. Here are my results: