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Search and Rescue is one of Scouting's newest merit badges
By Utah National Parks Council
Jun 04, 2013

New merit badges

For more than a century, merit badges have introduced Scouts to adventure pursuits, service opportunities, and career paths. This year, we built on that tradition by¬†introducing the kayaking, Search and Rescue, and Welding merit badges. Kayaking Kayaking is America’s fastest growing paddle sport, offering gentle fun on lakes and white-knuckled excitement on whitewater. The BSA […]