Geological Geocaching, Advanced

 Skill Level:  3
Category: Recreation

Original Honor:  2012
AdventSource Honors Handbook PDF (soon)
AdventSource Catalog: Advanced Star (must have approved order login) (link from AdventSource)
Wikibooks.org Article/Answer Key 
Originating Institution: North American Division

 

 Requirements:

 

 1.Earn the Advanced Geocaching Honor

 2.Earn the Advanced Rocks and Minerals or Advanced Geology Honor

 3.Summarize the guidelines for submitting an earthcache for publication.

 4.Do one of the following individually or with a small group

 a)Visit and log on geocaching.com twelve (12) earthcaches. Also, write and have published on geocaching.com two earthcaches.*

 b)Visit and log on Geocaching.com five (5) types of earthcaches (from the list below) 

List: Mineral/fossil Site, mining site, hydrological feature, geomorphological feature, river feature, cave/karst feature, coastal feature, erosional feature, fault/fold feature, sedimentary feature, metamorphic feature, igneous feature, glacial feature, other feature.**

 c)Visit and log on geocaching.com  (15) earthcaches. Write and have published on geocaching.com one earthcache.  

5.  Read the story of the flood in Genesis 6-9.  Discuss  the geological impacts a global flood might have on the formation of the geological features we see today.

 

6.  Discuss with an instructor, pastor, or qualified youth leader how Creationist Christians understand the formation of the geological column. You may contrast this view with the Evolutionist view if necessary.