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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in ME

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
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Bureau of Land & Water Quality
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Bureau Remediation & Waste MGT
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Bureau of Air Quality Control
Count & Crush, LLC
Clynk
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Board Environmental Protection
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
The Nature Conservancy
Maine Field Office
Maine Coast Heritage Trust
John P Lortie
University of Maine System
Water Reaserch Institute
Laudholm Farm
Gunderboom Inc
Natural Resources Council of Maine Inc
Maine Coast Heritage Trust Inc
L-A Water Pollution Control Authority
Integral Consulting Inc.
Natural Resource Department
Tetra Tech, Inc.
Coastal Mountains Land Trust
TRC Environmental Corporation
TRC Companies
Aquarion Engineering Services Company
Environment Northeast Inc
ENVIRONMENT NORTHEAST
Maine Council of The Atlantic Salmon Federation
Maine Council - Asf
Cobscook Bay Resource Center Inc
Bath Water District
Summit Environmental Consultants Inc
Biohaven Environmental Solutions, LLC
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Air Pollution Characterization & Control, Ltd.
Apcc
Penobsclot River Restoration Trust
Crabtree Neck Land Trust
Quality House
Eastern Trail Alliance
Maine Island Trail Assoc
MITA
Maine Coast Fishermens Association
Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure, Inc.
TRC Engineers, LLC
Archaeological RES Consultans
Mount Agamenticus Conservation Program
Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve
Wells Reserve At Laudholm Farm
Acadia Environmental Technology
Midcoast Conservancy
City of Old Town
Pollution Control Facility
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Friends of Casco Bay Baykeeper
BAYKEEPER
Marine Environmental Research Institute
Kennebec Land Trust
City of Brewer
Water Pollution Control Fcilty
Campbell Environmental Group Inc
Androscoggin Valley Soil & Water Conservation District
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