In the past the AAPG Boy Scout Committee has assisted the Boy Scouts of America in several activities, one of the most successful being the publication of a merit badge booklet.

One problem facing modern Scouts, particularly those in cities, is the availability of rocks and mineral samples for study. A questionnaire to State Geological Surveys revealed that 58% have collections available. State Surveys also have geologic literature available.

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