Every Scout who is spending time outdoors should be familiar with the Outdoor Code. It is especially important for Webelos, Scouts BSA, and Venturers who are out camping regularly.
Environment Troop Program Feature
Conservation and Scouting go hand in hand. Since getting outdoors is a big part of the Cub Scout and Scouts BSA programs, it makes sense that we should teach Scouts about protecting our natural resources.
The Scoutmaster, Senior Patrol Leader, and Assistant Senior Patrol Leader work together to develop long term plans for a Scouts BSA Troop. One thing which can help with this is the BSA troop program features.
Scouts BSA program features let a troop to plan its meetings around a theme.
The focus of the Environmental troop program feature for Scouts BSA is on the interdependence of living things.
Scouts always enjoy playing with their food! This would make a nice snack for any den meeting based on one of the ecology lessons.