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Employers of Environmental Studies majors in WV

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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Environmental Protection Agency
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Environmental Protection Agency
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources
Office Environmental Hlth Svcs
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Office of Waste Management
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Innovative Policy
West Virginia Division of Natural Resources
Information and Tech Svcs Unit
WV Division of Environmental Protection
Quality Environmental Containers, Inc.
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Division Mining & Reclamation
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources
Environmental Health Services
Environmental Protection Services, Inc.
United States Dept of Geological Survey
Cost Center 2280-Office of
Mepco, LLC
Wheeling, City of (inc)
Water Pollution Control Div
Morris Creek Watershed Association
Aecom Technical Services, Inc.
Earth Tech Remediation Svcs
West Virginia University
Wvu Energy & Water RES Wtr
Techlaw, Inc.
Allstar Ecology LLC
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Fairmont Regional Office
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Solid Waste Management
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Public Information Office
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Division of Water Resources
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Division Mining & Reclamation
Bbu Services of Wv, LLC
The Conservation Fund A Nonprofit Corporation
Freshwater Institute
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
West Virginia Air Quality Bd
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Fiscal Services
Environmental Protection Agency
Enviroprobe Integrated Solutions, Incorporated
Appalachian Trail Conservancy
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Office of Oil & Gas
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Division of Water Resources
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Legal Services
Charles Town Utility Board
WATERWORKS AND SEWERAGE SYSTEM
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Environmental Enforcement
Team Environmental LLC
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Environmental Enforcement
Eps Industries LLC
Environmental Protection Svcs
Friends of Blackwater, Inc.
G.A.P. Pollution and Environmental Control, Inc.
Gap Entch
West Virginia Dept of Environmental Protection
Information Technology Office
The Mountain Institute Inc
Novel Geo-Environmental, LLC
Geosyntec Consultants, Inc.
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