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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in MN

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.

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
Hennepin County
Department Environmental Svcs
Pollution Control Agency, Minnesota
Nova Consulting Group, Inc.
Natural Resource Group, LLC
Young Men's Christian Association of The Greater Twin Cities
Environmental Learning Center
Bem - Bay West Joint Venture, LLC
Environmental Protection Agency
Mid Continent Ecology Div
Antea Usa, Inc.
Antea Group
Antea Usa, Inc.
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc.
Advantaclean of The Twin Cities
Pathways 2 Prosperity LLC
Pollution Control Agency, Minnesota
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Dnr Materials Management
Bahama Consulting Corporation
Merjent, Inc.
Northeast Technical Services, Inc.
Ghd Services Inc.
Pollution Control Agency, Minnesota
Rochester Office
School of Environmental Studies
Legend Technical Services, Inc.
County of Clay
Highway Dept
Lindstrom Environmental, Inc.
Institute For Environmental Assessment, Inc.
Emmons & Olivier Resources, Inc.
Advanced Engineering & Environmental Services, Inc.
Utility Consultants Inc
Uc Labs
U.S. Compliance Corporation
Minnesota Department of Health
The Nature Conservancy
Minnesota Field Office
Sl-Serco, Inc.
Peerless Water Treatment and Pollution Control, Inc.
Surge Water Conditioning
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Carlson Professional Services, Inc.
Environmental Resources Management, Inc.
West Central Environmental Consultants, Inc.
Rainforest Alliance
Pollution Control Agency, Minnesota
Marshall Office
Brown and Caldwell
Minnesota Center For Enviromental Advocacy
Bluegreen Alliance Foundation
Ney Enviromental Education Foundation
E3 Environmental, LLC
Advanced Engineering & Environmental Services, Inc.
Do It Green
Land Department
Summit Envirosolutions, Inc.
Great River Greening
Sauk River Watershed District
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