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Environmental Science Merit Badge

Schedule and Location

Two Sundays, April 7 and April 28, 2019, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center

Fees and Registration

$50.00 member
$58.00 nonmember
(Fees include admission to the Arboretum)

BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 ( Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Course Description

Conduct experiments indoors and out at The Morton Arboretum to earn your Environmental Science Merit Badge. Hike through the west side of the Arboretum to study the environment and then design a construction plan to complete your environmental impact statement.

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Course Details

  • Notes: Homework is required between sessions. This class is designed for boy scouts working on their merit badge requirements. Limit 14. Open to ages 11-17.
  • Required Reading: Environmental Science Merit Badge Booklet

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