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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in WI

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
Wisconsin Dept of Natural Resources
Environmental Health Division
Shaw Environmental, Inc.
Environmental Protection Agency
Wisconsin Dept of Natural Resources
County of Waukesha
Department of Parks & Land Use
Wisconsin Dept of Natural Resources
Great Lakes Sediment Remediation, LLC
Air Management Program
Natural Resource Technology, Inc.
Urban Ecology Center, Inc.
County of Eau Claire
Eau Claire City Cnty Hlth Dept
Friends of Crex Inc
Aecom Technical Services, Inc.
Veolia Environmental Services North America Corp.
Presto Geosystems
Dnr Le Training WI State
Arcadis U.S., Inc.
Environmental Resources Management, Inc.
Wisconsin Dept of Natural Resources
Environmental Health
Environmental Resources Management, Inc.
Testamerica Laboratories, Inc.
The Nature Conservancy
Wisconsin Field Office
White Glove Environmental LLC
City of Fond Du Lac
Water Pollution Control Plant
Oneida Total Integrated Enterprises LLC
City of Beloit
Beloit Water Pollution
Endpoint Solutions Corp.
Gza Geoenvironmental, Inc.
Whitetails Unlimited, Inc.
Geneva Lake Conservancy Inc
Institute For Environmental Health Inc.
Stantec Technology International Inc
Golden Sands Resource Conservation and Development Council Incorporated
Cardinal Environmental, Inc.
Terracon Consultants, Inc.
Terracon Consultants 58
Verdanterra, LLC
Delafield Hartland Wtcc
Pollution Control Commission
Veolia Environmental Services North America Corp.
Lake Superior Research Institute
Wisconsin Land & Water Conservation Association Inc
Cardno Inc
Koenigs Conservation Club
The Prairie Enthusiasts Inc
Pegasus Sustainability Solutions, Inc.
Leopold Aldo Foundation Inc
University of Wisconsin Credit Union
Univ of Wisconsin Biotron
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics Authority
Center For Sustainability
Alpha Terra Science Inc
Alpha Terra
Wilcox Environmental Engineering, Inc.
Wilcox Environmental Engrg
River Alliance of Wisconsin
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