Interested in exploring and investigating our blue planet? Join the Virginia Aquarium on Saturday, October 17, 2020 for our Boy Scouts Oceanography Merit Badge Day! Hands on activities planned for scouts will allow them to explore the properties of water, ocean floor features, and various methods marine scientists use to investigate the ocean, underlying geography, and organisms living in the water. In addition to participating in hands-on activities, scouts will have the opportunity to speak with aquarium staff with both educational and professional backgrounds in oceanography related fields. Out scout counselor will be present to sign merit badge application forms. Pricing is $17 per scout and $17 per adult chaperone.