Environmental Impact — Junior Apprentice

Welcome to the Environmental Impact Badge!

This badge ensures that you have a basic understanding of the impacts that aquaponics has on our environment.

This badge requires that you have a base of knowledge about aquaponics and have already raised plants in an aquaponics system successfully. Before beginning the Environmental Impact Badge, we recommend that you complete the following Skills Badges:

Begin to learn about Environmental Impact by completing the activities below. Earning this badge should take about 3 hours of work.

Learning Objectives

After earning your badge you will be able to:

  • Compare the environmental impacts of traditional food production to aquaponics
  • Describe the impact of aquaponics on the environment to others
Badge Outline ↕

In order to earn this badge, you must complete these Activities:

Identify environmental benefits of aquaponics

Environmental Impact Self Assessment