The focus of the Environmental troop program feature for Boy Scouts is on the interdependence of living things.
Environmental Science Merit Badge
While earning the Environmental Science merit badge, Scouts will get a taste of what it is like to be an environmental scientist, making observations and carrying out experiments to investigate the natural world.
Either Sustainability merit badge or Environmental Science merit badge is required for the rank of Eagle.
Requirements for Environmental Science Merit Badge
I’ve had several requests lately for a newer version of the merit badge check off list, updated with the newest badges. So I’ve redone the list as a Google spreadsheet. This will make it easier to keep updated.
A reader asks about how old a Scout should be to work on a merit badge. The Guide to Advancement provides some answers.
The World Conservation Award recognizes Scouts who increase their awareness of conservation and its impact on the world community.
This printable environmental science vocabulary puzzle will help your Scouts remember their environmental science terminology.
Conservation and Scouting go hand in hand. Since getting outdoors is a big part of the Cub Scout and Boy Scout programs, it makes sense that we should teach Scouts about protecting our natural resources. The US Fish and Wildlife Service has an Endangered Species Page where you can look up endangered species in your […]
LC was at camp with our Boy Scout troop last week. One of the merit badges he finished there was the Environmental Science merit badge. He had to work on it two sessions every day, but he was glad to get it finished.Most of our Scouts do this one at camp. We don’t have a […]
This puzzle is for you Boy Scouts who want to inject a little fun into learning the different environmental science terms for requirement 2 for the Environmental Science merit badge.
Boy Scouts will complete a couple of the requirements for the Boy Scout Leave No Trace award while working their way toward Eagle Scout.
You can learn about sports, crafts, science, trades, business, and future careers as you earn merit badges. There are more than 100 merit badges.