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Career Opportunities in Conservation and the Environment

A comprehensive guide to great jobs in conservation and the environment.


Conservation and environmental jobs account for between 1 and 3 percent of
total U.S. employment, and educational options for… (See Below for Full Description)
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A comprehensive guide to great jobs in conservation and the environment.

Conservation and environmental jobs account for between 1 and 3 percent of total U.S. employment, and educational options for this field have grown significantly in recent years. According to U.S. News & World Report, there are now some 515 colleges that offer degrees in natural resources and conservation fields, 266 that offer environmental sciences programs, and 241 that offer environmental studies programs.

Career Opportunities in Conservation and the Environment features 69 profiles of careers in these flourishing areas. Cutting across several broad industries—such as agriculture, education, engineering, law, and science—jobs in conservation and the environment can be found in such diverse settings as nonprofits, government agencies, educational institutions, hospitals, utilities, and other public and private businesses.

Career profiles include:
  • Agricultural consultant
  • Atmospheric scientist
  • Environmental compliance specialist
  • Environmental engineer
  • Field education coordinator
  • Geoscientist
  • Landscape architect
  • Recreation planner
  • Urban forester
  • Veterinarian
  • Wilderness guide
  • and more.

Additional Info

ISBN-13 978-0-8160-6743-5
ISBN-10 816067430
Bundle Options Individual
Language English
Publisher Infobase Learning
From the Series Career Opportunities
Author Paul R. Greenland and AnnaMarie L. Sheldon
Publication Date 10/1/2007
Book's Binding Paperback
Imprint Checkmark
Specifications Index. Appendixes. Bibliography. Glossary.
Available Formats Print

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