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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in MS

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
Mississippi Department of Enviromental Quality
Administrative Services
Mississippi State University
Sustainable Bio Products
Walker-Hill Environmental, Inc.
Dynamic Enviro Inc.
Forest Systems Inc
Singley Construction Company, Inc.
Singley Envmtl Rmediation Svcs
United States Environmental Services, L.L.C.
Complete Enviromental & Remediation Co, LLC
Gce, Inc.
Tombigbee River Valley Water Management District
Tombigbee Rver Vly Wtr MGT Dst
Allen Engineering and Science, Inc.
Allen Engineering and Science
Advanced Environmental Consultants, Inc.
Mississippi Soil and Water
Crow's Neck Environmental Education
FC&e Engineering, LLC
The Nature Conservancy
Environmental Turf Services, LLC
Mississippi State Department of Health
General Environmental Services
United States Environmental Services, L.L.C.
Family Termite and Environmental Inc
City of Madison
Strawberry Plains Audubon Center
Mississippi Audubon
Waste Water Treatment Plant
Water Pollution Control
Mississippi Department of Enviromental Quality
Office of Pollution Control
United States Environmental Services, L.L.C.
Enhanced Environmental & Emergency Services, Inc.
E3 Response
Mississippi Department of Enviromental Quality
Surface Water
Environmental Management Plus
The Nature Conservancy
Mississippi Field Office
Clearwater Consultants Inc
Scs Environmental Group, LLC
Land Trust For The Mississippi Coastal Plain
Environmental Response, LLC
Ms Deq OPC
Siege & Battle of Corinth Commission
Gce, Inc.
Pipeline Diagnostics LLC
Ensafe Inc.
Ppm Consultants, Inc.
Mississippi Association of Conservation Districts Inc
Covington & Associates Corporation
Environmental Evaluation & Control, Inc
Lindsey, Dr. Tiffany Melvora
Breaking Chains
Southeast Mississippi Rcd
Lake Caroline Owners Association
Anderson Environmental Services, Inc
The Health and Environmental Safety Proffesional Consultant
Environmental Services LLC
Mississippi Department of Transportation
Environmental Department
Anchor Environmental LLC
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