2007 Merit Badge College

ETGS members Pete Lemiszki, Jim Morgan, Pat Mullen, and Brad Stephenson were geology instructors for a day. The Great Smoky Mountain Council of the Boy Scouts of America held their annual Merit Badge College on the campus of Roane State Community College in Harriman on February 17, 2007. Approximately 600 scouts attended the college, and 13 earned their geology merit badges.

Geology Merit Badge Resources (MS Word file)

Scouting for Geologists (Geotimes, March 2007)

Photos by Pat Mullen and Brad Stephenson.


"Drilling for oil" to learn concepts of structural geology, petroleum traps, and isopach mapping.

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