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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in MA

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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Wood Hole Oceanal Graphics Institution Inc
Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy & Environmental Affairs
Town of Wellesley
Wellesley Municipal Light Plan
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Town of Hopkinton
Groundwater & Environmental SE
Shaw Environmental, Inc.
SHAW ENVIRONMENTAL, INC.
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Comm Mass Dept of Envrnmtl
Environmental Protection Agency
C I D Investigations
Environmental Protection Agency
Gza Geoenvironmental Technologies, Inc.
Gza
Atmospheric and Environmental Research, Inc.
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Dep East Regional Office
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Water Supply Div
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Air Quality Control
Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
Enpro Services, Inc.
Town of Chelmsford
Usepa
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Bureau of Waste Site Cleanup
Massachusetts Audubon Society, Inc.
Mass Audubon
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Leidos, Inc.
Battelle Memorial Institute
Battelle Duxbury Operations
Town of Billerica
Department of Public Works
Woodard & Curran, Inc.
Environmental Protection Agency
E P A Finance Div
Environmental Protection Agency
EPA Region 1
Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc
Esri
The Cadmus Group Inc
Environmental Health & Engineering, Inc.
Environmental Protection Agency
Aubrey Consulting Inc
Filli, LLC
Con-Test
Tetra Tech Ec, Inc.
The Town of Barnstable
Barnstable Water Pollution
Terratherm, Inc.
Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources
Energy & Environmental Affairs
Environmental Compliance Services, Inc.
Corporate Environmental Advisors, Inc.
Cea
New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission
NEIWPCC
Clean Harbors Laporte, LLC
Erm Consulting & Engineering, Inc.
Erm C&E
Gradiant Corporation
Gradiant
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Senator William X
Gradco, LLC
Gradient
Gradient Corporation
County of Barnstable
Cape Cod Commission
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