There is a very close connection between the soil, the plants, and all animal life, including people. Understanding this connection, and the impact we have upon it, is important to preserving the wilderness, as well as to our own well-being as members of the web of nature.
The Nature merit badge is one of the elective merit badges for the William T. Hornaday awards for Boy Scouts and Varsity Scouts.
Requirements & Worksheets
Complete details and worksheets for this merit badge are available here.
Requirement 4 MUST be completed before you attend your merit badge day class. Failure to do so may prevent you from completing your merit badge.