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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in NE

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
Environmental Protection Agency
Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
Lower Loup Ntral Resources Dst
Zapata Incorporated
Papio-Missouri River Natural Resources District
Software Engineering Services Corporation
S E S
Environmental Restoration, L.L.C.
Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services
Environmental Health Unit
Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
Air Quality Division
Jacobson Satchell Consultants Inc
Loup Basin Reclamation District
Farwell District
Lower Platte South Natural Resource District
Layne Christensen Company
Layne - Western
Atc Group Services LLC
Atc Associates
Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District
Fontenelle Nature Association
NEALE WOODS NATURE CENTER
Headwaters Corp
Ea Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., Pbc
E A Engineering Science Tech I
Nebraska Midwest Fish & Wildlife Conference
Nemaha Natural Resources District
The Nature Conservancy
Little Blue Natural Resources District
Upper Niobrara White
National Soil Mechanic Center
The Nature Conservancy
Nebraska Field Office
City of Lincoln
Public Works & Utilities Dept
Wheeler Contracting, Inc.
Upper Republican Natural Resources District
Nrd Office
Coranco Great Plains, Inc
The Flatwater Group Inc
Papio-Missouri River Natural Resources District
Omaha Tribe of Nebraska, Inc
Environmental Protection Dept
AMI Group, Inc.
A M I
B2 Environmental, Inc.
Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
Nebraska Nature and Visitor Center
Lower Big Blue Natural Resource District
Ducks Unlimited
The Nature Conservancy
Niobrara Valley Preserve
Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
Upper Loup Natural Resources District
Nrd
Twin Rivers Testing & Environmental, LLC
Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
Upper Elkhorn Ntral Rsrces Dst
National Audubon Society, Inc.
Audubon Nebraska
Keep Nebraska Beautiful
National Audubon Society, Inc.
Rowe Sanctuary
Platte River Whooping Crane Maintenance Trust, Inc
PLATTE RIVER TRUST
The Nature Conservancy
Titan Environmental
Array Environmental
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