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Enviromental Science

What is Enviromental Science?

Environmental science is the study of the interactions among the physical, chemical and biological components of the environment; with a focus on pollution and degradation of the environment related to human activities; and the impact on biodiversity and sustainability from local and global development. It is inherently an interdisciplinary field that draws upon not only its core scientific areas, but also applies knowledge from other non-scientific studies such as economics, law and social sciences. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environmental_science 
 

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Related Major Skills
Summarize research findingsPerceive patterns & structures
Apply conceptsApply knowledge creatively
Use laboratory equipmentTechnical writing
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Applying logic to problemsUtilizing formulas
Define problemsPrecision and accuracy
Organize and report dataAnalyze data
Evaluate data and resultsGather information
Assess risksComputer literacy
Inform and explain 
Job & Internship Search Links
 


Environmental Jobs: http://www.ejobs.org/states/ 

Environmental Career Opportunities: http://www.ecojobs.com/

EcoEmploy: Environmental Jobs and Careers: http://www.ecoemploy.com/ 

EH&S Careers: http://www.ehscareers.com/ 

Envirolink: http://www.envirolink.org/categories.html?catid=9 

Earthworks: http://www.earthworks-jobs.com/

Green Dream Jobs: http://www.sustainablebusiness.com/index.cfm/go/greendreamjobs.main 

Greenbiz.com Joblink: http://www.greenbiz.com/jobs 

Green Careers Guide: http://www.greencareersguide.com

IE3 Global Internships: http://ie3global.ous.edu/ 

National Environmental Health Association JobCenter: http://www.neha.org/job_center.html

The Student Conservation Association-Internship and job listings: http://www.thesca.org 

Pollution Online: http://www.pollutiononline.com

Environmental Organizations Web Directory: http://www.webdirectory.com/Employment/ 

Environmental Protection Agency on-line internet recruitment system: http://www.epa.gov/ezhire/browse.htm

Cyber-Sierra's Natural Resources Job Search: http://www.cyber-sierra.com/nrjobs/read.html 

Orion Magazine Grassroots Network Jobs & Internships: http://jobs.oriongrassroots.org/

NAEP (National Association of Environment Professionals) - job listings: www.naep.org 

Water Jobs Now: http://www.vv-vv.com/awwa/U63848OR.cfm 

Wetland related jobs: http://www.sws.org/jobs

Environmental Careers Organization: http://www.eco.org 

Earth Science World: http://www.earthscienceworld.org/careers/ 

Institute of Environmental Science and Technology: http://www.iest.org 

International Association of Wildland Fire: http://www.iawfonline.org/ 

International Ecotourism Society: http://www.ecotourism.org 

International Society for Ecological Economics: http://www.ecoeco.org/ 

Renewable Natural Resources Foundation: http://www.rnrf.org/ 

American Association for Aerosol Research: http://www.aaar.org 

Environmental Assessment Association: http://www.eco-web.com/register/03032.html 

Society for Human Ecology: http://www.societyforhumanecology.org/ 

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences: http://www.niehs.nih.gov/careers/jobs/index.cfm 

Environmental Education Directory: http://www.enviroeducation.com/careers-jobs/ 

American Academy of Environmental Engineers: http://www.enviro-engrs.org/

American Society of Civil Engineering: http://careers.asce.org/careerdev/ 

Society of Women Engineers: http://www.swe.org/ 

Texas A&M Wildlife & Fisheries Job Board: http://www.wfsc.tamu.edu/jobboard/index.htm 

The Ecological Society of America: http://www.esa.org/ 

SIERRA Club: http://www.sierraclub.org/careers/ 

Pollution Online: http://www.pollutiononline.com 

Automation Federation: http://www.isa.org/Content/NavigationMenu/General_Information/Careers/Careers.htm