By using this pamphlet to earn the Archaeology merit badge, Scouts become detectives who study how people lived in the past to reveal the “what, when, how and why” of these peoples’ daily lives and cultures.
Using the clues that people left behind, Scouts will understand how and why human culture has changed through time.
Earning the Backpacking merit badge will be demanding but rewarding. By using this pamphlet, Scouts will learn what equipment to carry on their backs and what knowledge to have in their heads. Scouts will also discover how to protect the environment by traveling and camping without leaving a trace. Learn More
By using this pamphlet to earn the merit badge for Wood Carving, Scouts will learn the basics of artistic design, along with material selection, tools and techniques, and wood carving safety. Learn More
As they use this pamphlet to earn the Mammal Study Merit Badge, Scouts will be able to explain and/or demonstrate the following:
• The meaning of “animal,” "invertebrate,” “vertebrate,” and “mammal”
• Name three characteristics that distinguish mammals from all other animals
• Explain how the animal kingdom is classified, where mammals fit in the classification of animals, and classify three mammals from phylum through species Learn More