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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in RI

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
The Navy United States Department of
Environmental Protection Dept
City of Providence
Rhode Island Dept of Environmental Management
Rhode Island Bureau of Environmental Protection
Office of Water Resources
Environmental Protection Agency
EPA
Gza Geoenvironmental Technologies, Inc.
Gza-Aet Regulatory Service
The Public Archaeology Laboratory Inc
P A L
Rhode Island Dept of Environmental Management
Criminal Investigation Office
Rhode Island Department of Health
Environmental Health Division
Rhode Island Bureau of Environmental Protection
Office of Waste Management
Rhode Island Bureau of Environmental Protection
Office Compliance & Inspection
Save The Bay, Inc.
Sarragansett & Bay Station
Rhode Island Bureau of Environmental Protection
Office of Air Resources
Arcadis U.S., Inc.
Creative Environment Corp
City of East Providence
Water Pollution Control Div
The Nature Conservancy
Rhode Island Field Office
Rhode Island Bureau of Environmental Protection
Great Swamp Field Office
Sage Environmental Inc
Rhode Island Dept of Environmental Management
Dem Division of Forestry
Environmental Packaging International Ltd.
Horsley Witten Group, Inc.
Rhode Island Bureau of Environmental Protection
Air Resources
Ransom Consulting, Inc.
Rhode Island Dept of Environmental Management
Prudence Island Reserve
Clean Water Action Inc
Clean Water Fund
Svf Foundation
Prime Restoration & Remediation, LLC
Accurate Environmental Forecasting Inc
The Cartcraft Company
Aecom C&E, Inc
Aecom Environment
Corporate Environmental Advisors, Inc.
Environmental Resource
Save The Bay, Inc.
Rhode Groundwork Island
KEEP PROVIDENCE BEAUTIFUL
Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council
WRWC
Audubon Society of Rhode Island Inc
Rhode Island Natural History Survey
RINHS
Rhode Island Dept of Environmental Management
Division of Fish and Wildlife
Atc Group Services LLC
A T C Associates
Mason & Associates, Inc.
Ciba Geigy Corp
Lead Safe Inspections & Consul
Environmental Consulting and Management, Inc.
Southern Rhode Island Conservation District
Sricd
Rhode Island Dept of Environmental Management
Prudence Island Park
Alliance Enviromental Group Inc
Aquidneck Land Trust
New England Geotech Inc
Coastalvision, LLC
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