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Merit Badges Required:
The following "Silver" Merit Badges are required for Eagle
For detailed information on every merit badge go to: US Scouting Service Project. Troop 42 in Richfield has put together an excellent webpage that details online (Internet) resources for each merit badge and any prerequisites for each merit badge
In addition to elective merit badges offered by the troop, scouts will have opportunities to achieve elective merits offered through the Northern Star Council and Scoutmaster Bucky's Merit Badge Days (ie. Troop 42).
If you misplaced your Scout Book and want to know the requirements for the various rank advancements, to: US Scouting Service Project
Finally, if you want to know what kinds of questions will be asked at a rank advancement Board of Review, take a look at: MacScouter Board of Review
Life to EagleCurrently, all of the Eagle scout documents such as the Eagle Scout Project workbook and the Eagle Scout application is now available online for scouts pursuing the Eagle Scout rank: