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Forestry Merit Badge

Earn your Forestry Merit badge as you create your own field book to identify local trees and shrubs by leaves, buds and bark at The Morton Arboretum. Sunday, October 5, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Mammal Merit Badge

Take two daytime hikes to two locations in The Morton Arboretum to find out what it means to be a mammal. Saturday-Sunday, October 18-19, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Soil and Water Conservation Merit Badge

Learn how to study, protect, and conserve soil and water resources. Compare and investigate soils of The Morton Arboretum’s meadows, forests and wetlands. 2 Sundays, November 2 and 23, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.