Name: Christopher Blong
Hometown: Dubuque, Iowa
Eagle Project Location: National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium in Dubuque, Iowa
Eagle Project Description: Christopher extended the underwater fencing at the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium to keep predatory and large fish out of certain parts of the wetlands to the Museum can perform an activity called “netting” with students of various programs.
What is your proudest achievement on your path to becoming an Eagle Scout? My proudest achievement was finally seeing my project come together and get completed.
How did earning the rank prepare you for the future? I feel that through earning all the requirements it helped me figure out different lessons and morals to live by.
What advice would you give to younger Scouts who aspire to become Eagle Scouts? No matter how hard it may seem, it’s worth it in the end.