The more we know about our region, the better we can make decisions about its future.
Take the quizzes below and test your knowledge of how our region is doing in key areas as we collectively define what sustainability means for Buffalo Niagara.
Through the 20th century, farming in the region shifted dramatically away from growing fruits and vegetables and towards producing commodity crops, which are primarily used in processed foods and for animal feed. Currently, the Buffalo Niagara region grows only 38 percent of the fruits and vegetables we would need to consume to follow the USDA’s healthy-eating guidelines.
Take the quiz to test your knowledge of fruit and vegetable farming trends in Buffalo Niagara.
While we are large GHG producers, we can also have a large impact on reducing GHG production, and contributing to a healthier, more livable planet.
Take the quiz to test your knowledge of GHG emissions and learn how to decrease your GHG.
As new development in Buffalo Niagara has sprawled over the last several decades, vacancy has followed close behind.
Take the quiz to test your knowledge on some key trends of housing vacancy in the Buffalo Niagara region.
Take the quiz to test your knowledge on some key trends on daily commuting in the Buffalo Niagara region.
New “Sustainability IQ” Quizzes will be added regularly to this section.