Boy & Girl Scouts

Work toward your badges with Delaware State Parks

Delaware State Parks offer badge programs, volunteer projects and many recreation opportunities for Boy and Girl Scouts of all ages at

Brandywine Creek, Brandywine Zoo, Delaware Seashore, Fort Delaware and White Clay Creek.


Badge programs include topics such as ecology and nature, birding, orienteering, canoeing, camping, history and more.


Volunteer projects are available in a wide variety of categories, such as:


Arts and Culture

  • Cultural Programming
  • Folk Life and Folk Art
  • Collections
  • Oral History
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Murals
  • Mosaics
  • Concert Programming/Events
  • Photography
  • Costuming

Education

  • Environmental Education
  • Nature Center Displays
  • Native Species Identification
  • Hunting and Hunter Education
  • Fishing Education
  • Projects (like Bluebird Boxes)
  • Boating
  • Sailing
  • Kayaking
  • Canoeing

Environment

  • Environmental Research
  • Invasive Species Eradication
  • Plantings
  • Coastline Clearing
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Natural Areas Preservation
  • Habitat Enhancement

History

  • Historical Research
  • Historical Site Preservation
  • Archeology
  • Civil War History
  • WWII History
  • Life Saving Station
  • New First State Historic Park: Colonial era – present
  • Mason-Dixon
  • Native American
  • Archives Documentation
  • Artifact Documentation/ Storage
  • Living History
  • Costuming

Maintenance and Construction

  • Trail Maintenance
  • Trail Construction
  • Trail Markers
  • Construction
  • Building Renovation/Repair
  • Renovations and Beautification
  • Grounds Maintenance
  • Tree Removal

Wildlife and Animals

  • Conservation Projects
  • Wildlife Preservation
  • Mammal Counts and Identifications
  • Brandywine Zoo
  • Programs
  • Displays
  • Tracking
  • Research
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Dog Training Areas

Special Skills

  • Computer
  • Athletic Field Care and Maintenance
  • Database Creation
  • Special Events
  • Publications and Marketing
  • Special Fishing Events
  • Park Watch
  • Assist Park Rangers

For more information, e-mail the Delaware State Parks Volunteer Coordinator.