Boy Scout Troop 202
Carmel, IN

 

Mentor to Outdoor Ethics Guide

Incumbent:  Mr. Van Horn

Role:
  • be knowledgeable about the key elements of outdoor ethics training in BSA --- The Outdoor Code, Leave No Trace, and Tread Lightly!
  • encourage the Outdoor Ethics Guide to increase his knowledge of outdoor ethics by completing training
  • meet with the Outdoor Ethics Guide to set appropriate goals for his term, consistent with his job description and the troop goals
  • challenge the Outdoor Ethics Guide to identify areas where Scouts can apply improved practices and teach proper skills
  • help the Outdoor Ethics Guide document Troop 202's commitment to outdoor ethics through regular practices in the outdoors and through conservation-related projects
  • encourage Scouts in the troop as they complete conservation-related service for rank and merit badge requirements
  • promote Leave No Trace awareness and action awards within the troop
  • promote the William T. Hornaday awards within the troop