lesson video links, Swimming Skills, and links to related Merit Badges and Boy Scout Awards.
The Troop Aquatics Monthly Theme includes meeting and activity materials.
Swimming is a popular Summer Camp Merit badge and an option for Eagle Scout. -
| This is the Boy Scout Sustainability Merit Badge.|
Webelos Scouts can earn the Aquanaut activity badge.
Cub Scouts and Webelos Scouts can earn the Cub Scout Swimming belt loop and pin.
| Sustainability merit badge is an option for the Eagle Scout rank.|
Scouts can choose to earn Cycling or Hiking instead.
|Sustainability merit badge|
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|Latest pamphlet revision:|
Sustainability merit badge requirements
|To be announced.|
| A FREE workbook for Sustainability is available here! |
with the maps, charts, links, diagrams, and checklists you need!
|meritbadge.org has PDF and DOC versions of|
Boy Scout merit badge workbooks,
Webelos workbooks, and Cub Scout workbooks.
- Per the BSA: "You should read the merit badge pamphlet on the subject." Pamphlets (books) are at local Scout Shops and online at ScoutStuff.org.
- "Get a signed Merit Badge application from your Scoutmaster." An online, printable Word doc file version is available.
- Swimming merit badge is on the Eagle Scout required list (requirement 3.j.). It is one choice of a group of three merit badges on the list.
- The BSA Aquatics Troop Program Feature offers meeting and activity plans to include Sustainability as one of your monthly themes.
Merit Badge information
- An Introduction to Merit Badges – how to get started, who chooses the counselor, etc.
- Merit Badge Worksheets & Requirements – with the revision dates, diagrams, charts, checklists, logs, and links you need.
- Merit Badge Application – offers online resources to let you print "Blue Cards," etc.
- Merit Badge FAQ – answers dozens of questions like: Who can be a counselor? Can requirements be added or removed?
- Merit Badges Requiring Prior Approval – Certain requirements need prior approval. Most do not. Here is the list.
- Also see: Most Popular Merit Badges – Merit Badge Policies – Eagle-Required Merit Badges – Merit Badge Days
- Additionally: List of Merit Badges by Field of Study – Merit Badge Pamphlets & Libraries
- Merit Badge Counselors must complete Youth Protection Training, file an Adult Application (and Merit Badge Counselor Information Form); and be approved by the local council. (See the Guide for Merit Badge Counselors for additional details.)