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Red-Naturalist (Scouts Australia)

Do any FOUR of the following:

  • 1

    Keep a zoo of insects such as ants, grasshoppers, crickets or praying mantises for one week and observe/record their habits then return them from where you found them.

  • 2

    Set up an aquarium or terrarium and keep it for 4 weeks using plants or animals you have collected.

  • 3

    Make a migration chart showing the pathways followed by one migratory bird that visits Australia.

  • 4

    Observe 6 animals, birds, reptiles, amphibians or mammals in their natural habitat. Describe the place where they were seen and what they were doing.

  • 5

    Visit a natural museum, zoo, sanctuary or animal farm and find out about the purpose of the place visited and collection held.

  • 6

    Look at a fossil in museum or geological display, draw it and explain what it is, how it was formed and how old it is.