Crossroads of America Council - Mounds State Park - Good Turn for Nature Fall Service Project

Mounds State Park - Good Turn for Nature Fall Service Project

Event Details

Good Turn for Nature, September 19 - November 4, 2018 at a participating parks, nature centers, or natural areas.

The Good Turn for Nature is a council service project aims to engage Scouts directly in acts of conservation. Scouts will participate in activities at multiple sites across central Indiana learning about the importance of caring of nature.

 

Identified conservation projects include:

- Trash pick-up.
- Weed cutting.
- Tree / plant identification.
- Bird identification.
- Trail maintenance.. and much more! 

Project: Wildlife Observation Room Winter Preparation at Mounds State Park

Scouts will cut weeds and prepare the turtle enclosure for winter (laying mulch, gathering leaves, etc.).

Number of Scouts: 10 or less
Grade Range: Kindergarten -12th 

Notes from host organization: none

More details will be provided by host organizations after registration.

 

Project: Campground Trash Pick-Up at Mounds State Park

Scouts will pick up litter.

Number of Scouts: 10-20
Grade Range: Kindergarten -12th

Notes from host organization: none

More details will be provided by host organizations after registration.

 

 Event: Archaeology Day Assistance at Mounds State Park

Scouts will help with event set-up and assist in screening for artifacts.

 Number of Scouts:60
Grade Range: Kindergarten -12th

Notes from host organization: none

More details will be provided by host organization after registration.


Kelley Morgan
Merit Badge Counselor
kmorgan1@dnr.in.gov
(765) 649-8128
Patrick Covell
Program Director
pcovell@crossroadsbsa.org
(317) 817-7093
Golden-Burke Scout Center
7125 Fall Creek Rd N
Indianapolis, Indiana 46256
Email:
Phone: 317-813-7125
When & Where
Multiple sessions to choose from

Project: Campground surround trash pick up

Wednesday 09-19-2018 12:00 AM to
Sunday 11-04-2018 11:59 PM
Mounds State Park
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Coords: 40.095788, -85.620107
4306 Mounds Rd
Anderson, Indiana 46017
Phone: 765-642-6627

Project: Wildlife observation room winter preparation

Wednesday 09-19-2018 12:00 AM to
Sunday 11-04-2018 11:59 PM
Mounds State Park
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Coords: 40.095788, -85.620107
4306 Mounds Rd
Anderson, Indiana 46017
Phone: 765-642-6627

Event: Archaeology Day Assistance

Saturday 09-29-2018 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Mounds State Park
Map this session
Coords: 40.095788, -85.620107
4306 Mounds Rd
Anderson, Indiana 46017
Phone: 765-642-6627

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