The wise use of our natural environment is of ever-increasing importance if our quality of life is to be maintained. Careers involve protecting the environment. If you love the outdoors and can’t imagine having a job that keeps you inside all the time, this career is one to consider.
Employment demand is expected to increase only moderately, with most positions being replacement. While positions with federal and state agencies are not expected to expand, conservation and wildlife protection programs could expand which would require the services of trained specialists.