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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in OR

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
County of Marion
Marion County Health Dept
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
H. G. Schlicker & Associates, Inc.
Oregon State University
Wood Science & Engineering
First Strike Environmental Co
First Strike Environmental Co
Parametrix, Inc.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Noaa
Benthic LLC
Environmental Protection Agency
Benton County
Health Dept
Dynamac Corporation
Ecos Iq, Inc.
Ecos
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Community & Program Assistance
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Office Communications/Outreach
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Program Operations
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Surface Water Management
City of Salem
Water Pollution Control Fcilty
Parametrix, Inc.
Swca, Incorporated
Swca Environmental Consultants
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Deq
Environmental Works LLC
County of Multnomah
Health Dept- Envmtl Hlth Svcs
Ecotrust
Pbs Engineering and Environmental Inc.
Pbs Engineering Environmental
Lomakatsi Ecological Services, Inc.
Environmental Protection Agency
E P A
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Deq
Maul Foster & Alongi, Inc.
Sage Science, Inc.
Warm Springs Geo Visions
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Bonneville Environmental Foundation
Icf Jones & Stokes, Inc
Wildlands, Inc.
Coos Watershed Association Inc
Forest Coos Protective Association
Environmental Protection Agency
Hazardous Materials
Klamath Water Users Associates Inc
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Northwest Region Air Quality
Pbs Engineering and Environmental Inc.
Columbia Lower Estuary Partnership
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
State Oregon A Pollution Ctrl
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Deq
Coast To Coast Inspection Services, Inc.
Anchor Qea, LLC
Environmental Protection Agency
E P A
Pacific Northwest Environmental, LLC
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Western Region Medford Office
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