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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in WA

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
Conservation International Foundation
Kaiser Group Holdings, Inc.
Kaiser Engineer Hanford Co
Aptim Environmental & Infrastructure, Inc.
County of Snohomish
Communicable Disease
County of King
Natural Resources & Parks Dept
Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental Protection Agency
SES-Tech Global Solutions
Washington State Department of Ecology
Eastern Regional Office
Anchor Qea, LLC
Shannon & Wilson-E2 Joint Venture
Shannon & Wilson
Institute For Environmental Health, Inc.
Ieh Lbrtories Consulting Group
Exponent, Inc.
Terragraphics Environmental Engineering, Inc.
Environmental Protection Agency
E P A Region 10
Enviroissues, Inc.
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc.
DOT Environmental Services
Battelle Memorial Institute
Battelle Marine Science Lab
Parametrix, Inc.
Hart Crowser, Inc.
Hart Crowser
County of King
Public Health Dept
Burlington Environmental, LLC
Washington State Department of Ecology
Puget Sound Air Pollution Ctrl
Tetra Tech Ec, Inc.
The Nature Conservancy
Washington Field Office
Systems Engineering and Technology, LLC
Soundearth Strategies, Inc.
Sound Environmental Strategies
Icf Jones & Stokes, Inc
Analytical Resources Inc
Tetra Tech Ec, Inc.
Pbs Engineering and Environmental Inc.
P B S Engineering and Envmtl
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc.
Ie-Weston Federal Services Jvb LLC
Indian Eyes
Parametrix, Inc.
Ecology and Environment Inc.
Techlaw, Inc.
Swca, Incorporated
Swca Environmental Consultants
Washington State Department of Health
Shellfish and Water Protection
Windward Environmental LLC
Ecological Land Services, Inc.
ESA Adolfson, Inc
The Tulalip Tribes of Washington
Tulalip Tribe Fisheries
Hydrocon Environmental LLC
Wildlands Inc
Ghd Services Inc.
Integral Consulting Inc.
Northwest Envirometrics Inc
Real Estate Services
Spirits Facilities Mgmt Div
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