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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
URS Group, Inc.
Arcadis U.S., Inc.
Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental Protection Agency
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Air Pollution Control Division
City & County of Denver
Department Environmental Hlth
Earth Services & Abatement, Inc.
Environmental Protection Agency
Region 8 Lab
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Air Qlity A Pollution Ctrl Div
Denver Department of Environmental Health
National Wilderness Stewardship Alliance
Riverside Technology, Inc.
National Center For Atmospheric Research
ABT Environmental Research Inc.
ABT Associates
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc.
Pinyon Environmental, Inc.
Pinyon Envmtl Engrg Resources
Lt Environmental, 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
Geosyntec Consultants, Inc.
Geosyntec Consultants
Ayuda-Endpoint Joint Venture LLC
MWH Constructors, Inc.
Auxilio All Joint Venture LLC
Nilex Usa, Inc.
Metals Treatment Technologies, LLC
Exponent, Inc.
Total Field & Environmental Services, LLC
Newalta Environmental Services, Inc.
Ayuda Companies
Ayuda Construction
Techlaw, Inc.
Techlaw Solutions
Petaid Colorado
Harrison Memorial Animal Hosp
Pro Insight, JV
Arcadis North America
Research Triangle Institute
Nft Incorporated
Geomega, Inc.
Research Management Consultants Inc.
West Jefferson County Metropolitan District
Evergreen Metropolitan Dst
Reservoirs Environmental, Inc.
Water For People
Tetra Tech, Inc.
CB&i Government Solutions, Inc.
CB&i Environmental & Infrastructure, Inc.
Formation Environmental LLC
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