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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in KS

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
Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental Protection Agency
Shaw Environmental, Inc.
SHAW ENVIRONMENTAL, INC.
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
City of Topeka Employees Friendship Fund
Topeka Water Pollution Control
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc.
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Bureau of Air and Radiation
Haley & Aldrich, Inc.
Srd Environmental Services Inc
SE Kansas Nature Center of Schermerhorn
Soil Conservation Service USDA
County of Johnson
Environmental Department
Ramboll Environ US Corporation
Shaw Environmental, Inc.
SHAW ENVIRONMENTAL, INC.
Remediation Services, Inc.
R S I
Systech Environmental Corp
Environmental Advisors & Engineers Inc
Arcadis U.S., Inc.
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
North Central Office
Hydrogeologic, Inc.
Hydro Geologic
Clean Harbors Ppm, LLC
Clean Harbors Envmtl Svcs
Applied Ecological Services, Inc.
Geocore Inc.
Professional Service Industries, Inc.
Stantec Consulting Services Inc.
Natural Resource Protection Inc.
Environmental Restoration LLC
The Land Institute
Pfefferkorn & Daldridge Engineering LLC
City of Great Bend
Water Pollution Control Dept
City of Leavenworth
Water Pollution Control Div
Air & Waste Management Association
Dpra Incorporated
The Kansas Association For Conservation & Environmental Education
Kacee
The Nature Conservancy
Kansas Chapter
Jrw Bioremediation, LLC
The Nature Conservancy
Trinity Consultants, Inc.
City of Norwich
KLA Environmental Services Inc
Ecology and Environment, Inc.
Larsen & Associates Inc
Specpro Environmental Services, LLC
Airsource Technologies Inc
Blackstone Environmental, Inc.
Cape Environmental Management Inc.
Cape
Strata, LLC
Geo Stat Environmental
Below Ground Surface Incorporated
Bgs
Triad Environmental Services
Triad Mining Consulting
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