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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in VT

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
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
Waste Management
Vermont Land Trust, Inc
Vermont Institute of Natural Science, Inc.
Stone Environmental, Inc.
Vermont Association of Conservation Districts
VACD
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
Water Supply Division
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
Springfield District Office
Heindel & Noyes
Techtron Environmental, Inc
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
District 7
S W Cole Engineering Inc
Eiv Technical Services
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
District 4 & 6 & 9
Simon Operation Services Inc
SOS
Wilcox & Barton, Inc.
The Nature Conservancy
Vermont Field Office
Lincoln Applied Geology, Inc.
Integrated Technologies, Inc.
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
Rutland Office
Kas Inc.
Vermont Green-Up, Incorporated
GREEN UP VERMONT
The Trust For Public Land
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
Vermont Natural Resource Council
VNRC
Sanborn, Head & Associates, Inc.
Biohabitats, Inc.
Verterre Group Inc
Merck Forest Foundation, Inc.
Merck Forest and Farmland Ctr
The Lake Champlain Basin Program
Neipcc
Lamoille County Natural Resources Conservation District
Brighter Planet, Inc.
Four Winds Nature Institute, Incorporated.
FOUR WINDS INSTITUTE
Vermont Land Trust, Inc
City of South Burlington
Water Pollution Control Dept
Wildlife Management Institute, Incorporated
Rutland Natural Resources Cons. Dist.
Environmental Compliance Services, Inc.
E C S
Jnh Environmental Services, Incorporated
Vermont Land Trust, Inc
Coming Clean, Inc.
Vermont Institute of Natural Science, Inc.
North Branch Nature Center
New England Grassroots Environment Fund
Essex County Natural Resources Conservation District
Conservation Law Foundation, Inc.
Green Earth Environmental, Inc.
Verterre Group, The
Bonnyvale Environmental Education Center
Beec
Eiv Technical Services LLC
Eiv Technical Services
Abtec
Harper Enviormental Inc
American Indoor Air Quality Assessment Services, Limited
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