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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in AK

Environmental scientists and specialists use their knowledge of the natural sciences to protect the environment and human health. They may clean up polluted areas, advise policy makers, or work with industry to reduce waste. Environmental scientists and specialists work in offices and laboratories. Some may spend time in the field gathering data and monitoring environmental conditions firsthand. Most environmental scientists and specialists work full time. Environmental scientists and specialists need at least a bachelor’s degree in a natural science or science-related field for most entry-level jobs. The median annual wage for environmental scientists and specialists was $63,570 in May 2012. Employment of environmental scientists and specialists is projected to grow 15 percent from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations. Heightened public interest in the hazards facing the environment, as well as the increasing demands placed on the environment by population growth, is expected to spur demand for environmental scientists and specialists.

Conservation Scientists
Manage, improve, and protect natural resources to maximize their use without damaging the environment. May conduct soil surveys and develop plans to eliminate soil erosion or to protect rangelands. May instruct farmers, agricultural production managers, or ranchers in best ways to use crop rotation, contour plowing, or terracing to conserve soil and water; in the number and kind of livestock and forage plants best suited to particular ranges; and in range and farm improvements, such as fencing and reservoirs for stock watering.

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health
Conduct research or perform investigation for the purpose of identifying, abating, or eliminating sources of pollutants or hazards that affect either the environment or the health of the population. Using knowledge of various scientific disciplines, may collect, synthesize, study, report, and recommend action based on data derived from measurements or observations of air, food, soil, water, and other sources.

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in environmental science.

Hydrologists
Research the distribution, circulation, and physical properties of underground and surface waters; and study the form and intensity of precipitation, its rate of infiltration into the soil, movement through the earth, and its return to the ocean and atmosphere.

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Company City State
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Procurement Services
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Water
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Division Information ADM Svcs
Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental Compliance Consultants
Ecc
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Water
Sealaska Environmental Services, LLC
SES
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Environmental Crimes Unit
Slr Consulting
Hoefler Consulting Group
Erm Alaska, Inc.
ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES MANAGE
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Anchorage Agency
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Air Quality
Environmental Protection Agency
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Division Spill Prvntion Rspnse
MWH Constructors, Inc.
MWH Americas
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Division Environmental Health
Ptp Management, Inc.
Platt Environmental Inc
Taiga Ventures
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Water
Northern Land Use Research Alaska, LLC
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Division Environmental Health
Upper Susitna Soil & Water Conservation District
Usswcd
Mrag Americas, Inc.
Alaska Community Action On Toxics
Prince William Sound Regional Citizens Advisory Council
Ecology and Environment, Inc.
E & E
Regional Citizens' Advisory Council, Inc
Alaska Earth Institute
Absolute Services, Inc.
61 North Consulting LLC
Abr Inc
Environmental Research & Svcs
Bethel-Errg JV
The Nature Conservancy
Alaska Field Office
Lgl Alaska Research Associates, Inc.
Lgl Northwest Research Assoc
Kenai Area Fishermans Coalition
White Environmental Consultants, Inc
Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development
Research & Analysis
Chemtrack Alaska, Inc.
Anchorage, Municipality of (inc)
Paugvik Development
Paug-Vik Development Corporation
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Air Quality
Northern Southeast Regional Aquaculture Association, Inc.
N S R A A
Abr Inc
Alaska Biological Research
Geo-Watersheds Scientific, LLC
G W Scientific
Bsx LLC
Ces-Rescon LLC
Nhg Alaska, LLC
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