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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in KY

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
Energy and Environment Cabinet
Paducah Remediation Services, LLC
Energy and Environment Cabinet
Division Wtr Cnstrction Grants
Kentucky Division of Mine Reclamation & Enforcement
Department Natural Resources
Kentucky Division of Mine Reclamation & Enforcement
Manning Permit
Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection
Div of Water
City of Paducah
Environmental Protection
Health & Family Services, Kentucky Cabinet For
Environmental Health Dept
Ingram Brothers, LLC
Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection
Kentucky Division of Mine Reclamation & Enforcement
Division Abandoned Land Mine
Department of Highways Kentucky
Environmental Analysis
Perdue Environmental Contracting Company, Inc.
Pecco
Kentucky Department of Environmental & Public Protection
Camp Currie
Third Rock Consultants, LLC
Environment and Archaelogy LLC
3d Services, Inc
Environmental Site Assessment Llc
Esa1
Kentucky Division of Mine Reclamation & Enforcement
Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection
Division Environmental Svcs
Brighton Engineering Company
Brighton Environmental
Gryphon Environmental, LLC
Energy and Environment Cabinet
Forestry Division
Early Environmental Contracting LLC
Drain Line Services, Inc
Energy and Environment Cabinet
Administrating and Info Svcs
Department of Agriculture Kentucky
Office Consumer/Environmental
Energy & Environmental Technologies Inc
Kentucky State Natural Resources & Environmental Waste
Micah Group, LLC
Micah Group
Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection
The Evergreen Group Inc
Evergreen Environmental Group
Eco-Tech Consultants, Inc.
Envirosystems Inc
Energy and Environment Cabinet
Divsion Air Water & Waste MGT
USDA Nrcs
The Nature Conservancy
Kentucky Field Office
Heritage Environmental Services, LLC
Heritage Remediation Engrg
Inspectionlogic Corporation
Interstate Environmental Services, Inc.
Environmental Probing & Drilling
City of Greensburg
Water Works
Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection
Kentucky Department of Environmental & Public Protection
Envirnmntal Pub Protection Cab
Godsey Asbestos Consultants Inc
Enviro-Pro, Inc
Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection
Division of Conservation
Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection
Marsh County Refuge Department
Mudriver Watershed Conservancy District
Special District
Linebach Funkhouser Inc
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