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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
Count & Crush, LLC
Clynk
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Bureau of Air Quality Control
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Board Environmental Protection
Island Institute
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
Gunderboom Inc
Laudholm Farm
Natural Resources Council of Maine Inc
L-A Water Pollution Control Authority
Maine Coast Heritage Trust Inc
Integral Consulting Inc.
Natural Resource Department
Tetra Tech, Inc.
Conservation Law Foundation, Inc.
Coastal Mountains Land Trust
TRC Environmental Corporation
TRC Companies
Environment Northeast Inc
ENVIRONMENT NORTHEAST
Aquarion Engineering Services Company
Ransom Consulting, Inc.
Maine Council of The Atlantic Salmon Federation
Maine Council - Asf
Cobscook Bay Resource Center Inc
National Response Corporation
Summit Environmental Consultants Inc
St.germain Collins
Growsmart Maine
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Biohaven Environmental Solutions, LLC
Eastern Trail Alliance
Quality House
Air Pollution Characterization & Control, Ltd.
Apcc
Penobsclot River Restoration Trust
Maine Island Trail Assoc
MITA
Crabtree Neck Land Trust
Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions, Inc.
Maine Coast Fishermens Association
City of Old Town
Pollution Control Facility
Midcoast Conservancy
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
TRC Engineers, LLC
Archaeological RES Consultans
Mount Agamenticus Conservation Program
Clean Air Action Corporation Inc
County Soil & Water Conservation District
Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve
Wells Reserve At Laudholm Farm
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