Outdoor Ethics Guide
The new Boy Scout requirements introduce a new position of responsibility. Outdoor Ethics Guide will replace the Leave No Trace Trainer position. The following job description is provided by the BSA Outdoor Ethics task force:
The outdoor ethics guide helps the troop plan and conduct an outdoor program that emphasizes effectively practicing the Outdoor Code, the Leave No Trace principles, and the Tread Lightly! principles. The guide works to help Scouts improve their outdoor ethics decision-making skills to help minimize impacts as they hike, camp, and participate in other outdoor activities. In particular, he should support Scouts who are working to complete the relevant requirements for the Tenderfoot, Second Class, and First Class ranks.
For Frequently Asked Questions on the Outdoor Ethics Guide position of responsibility, as well as on the Outdoor Ethics Awareness and Action awards,