Eco Advocate

  1. Learn what eco advocates do
  2. Find an issue you’re passionate about
  3. Come up with a solution
  4. Advocate for your issue
  5. Teach others how to advocate for your cause

When you’ve earned this badge, you’ll have learned how to advocate for environmental issues concerning nature.

Earned by Scouts.

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Eco Camper

Whenever you step outdoors, you are a guest in nature’s home. This is especially true when it comes to camping. Whether or not you’ve been camping before, you will earn this badge by learning how to protect the environment on your trip. It will shape the way you camp forever!

  1. Learn the Leave No Trace Seven Principles.
  2. Plan meals with the environment in mind.
  3. Prepare a minimal impact campsite.
  4. Have fun with Leave No Trace.
  5. Take a conservation hike.

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll have learned skills for minimal impact camping and know how to protect the environment when I go outdoors.

Earned by Scouts.

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Eco Explorer

  1. Meet an eco explorer
  2. Explore biodiversity
  3. Investigate a global ecosystem issue
  4. Plan a trip to explore and work on an issue
  5. Share what you learned

When you’ve earned this badge, you’ll have researched different environmental issues and taken at least one trip to see how an area is impacted.

Earned by Scouts.

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Eco Friend

Find out how to treat outdoor spaces with kindness and teach others how they can, too.

  1. Think of ways to help the outdoors
  2. Observe outdoor spaces
  3. Build a safe campfire
  4. Take care of wildlife
  5. Practice being kind

When you’ve earned this badge, you’ll have found new ways to protect our natural world and the living things in it.

Earned by Scouts.

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Eco Learner

Nature gives us many gifts—now learn some ways to give back by protecting nature.

  1. Be prepared to protect nature before you go outdoors
  2. Keep living things safe when you walk in nature
  3. Learn how to protect nature from trash

When you’ve earned this badge, you’ll have learned three ways to protect the environment when you go outdoors.

Earned by Scouts.

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