The Boy Scouts are pioneers in the areas of conservation and sustainability, and in introducing Scouts to nature in all its diversity and beauty. Below are some resources to promote these topics in a camp setting.
Start with an effective Conservation Committee. Use the Council Conservation Committee Guidebook
Your Nature Center is a key program area with more merit badge opportunities than any other and the gateway to many STEM opportunities
These two required merit badges are always in high demand. Use qualified staff as counselors.
Here are many more merit badges your Nature area can offer.
Go here for information about all the different Conservation awards and recognitions
Always check with your Scout Shop or authorized camp purchasing agent for quality Scouting products for your program area.
Discover what time and/or cost-saving services are available to improve conservation and sustainability in your council’s area of responsibility
For some Conservation resources and services click here