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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in CO

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.

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
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Environmental Protection Agency
Region 8
Arcadis U.S., Inc.
Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental Protection Agency
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Air Pollution Control Division
Earth Services & Abatement, Inc.
Environmental Protection Agency
Region 8 Lab
Denver Department of Environmental Health
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Air Qlity A Pollution Ctrl Div
Riverside Technology, Inc.
National Center For Atmospheric Research
ABT Environmental Research Inc.
ABT Associates
Lt Environmental, Inc.
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc.
Nilex Usa, Inc.
HDR Environmental, Operations and Construction, Inc.
Swca, Incorporated
Swca Environmental Consultants
Walsh Environmental Scientists and Engineers, Llc
Walsh Environmental
Advance Environmental Group, L.L.C.
The Nature Conservancy
Colorado Field Office
Ninyo & Moore Geotechnical & Environmental Sciences Consultants
MWH Constructors, Inc.
Metals Treatment Technologies, LLC
Techlaw, Inc.
Techlaw Solutions
Exponent, Inc.
Newalta Environmental Services, Inc.
Petaid Colorado
Pro Insight, JV
Geomega, Inc.
Nft Incorporated
Research Management Consultants Inc.
West Jefferson County Metropolitan District
Evergreen Metropolitan Dst
Reservoirs Environmental, Inc.
Water For People
CB&i Government Solutions, Inc.
Tetra Tech, Inc.
CB&i Environmental & Infrastructure, Inc.
Cameron-Cole, LLC
Formation Environmental LLC
Apex Companies, LLC
Environmental Protection Agency
TRC Environmental Corporation
Whitestone Associates, Inc.
Colorado Hazardous Environmental
Colorado Hazardous Envmtl
Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory
Coalition For The Upper South Platte
Urban Drainage & Flood Control District
Gei Consultants, Inc.
Conservation Colorado Education Fund
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