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Environmental careers work towards protecting the environment, solving environmental problems, and having a positive environmental impact. Green jobs focus on conservation, alternative energy, and using technology and engineering to save...

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Sheffield Jun 08, 2021 431 views

What does is the day in the life of an environmental scientist look like?

I am a high school student who is interested in majoring in environmental science and minoring in oceanography. #environmental-science #science #environmental

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Emily Nov 12, 2019 285 views

What companies or industries do you think I should target if I want to become a Zoologist??

Zoologist; animals #zoology #animals #environmental

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Rayann May 28, 2019 390 views

What is it like going into the Environmental field in terms of workload and tasks?

The environmental field is one of the many things i like but ive been told the job isnt what it seems along with there being job opportunities at all. #environmental

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Rebecca Oct 18, 2016 2165 views

How much of physics, chemistry, biology, and mathematics are used in environmental engineering (each)? Is the field generally enjoyable for someone with a love of physics and math? Do environmental engineers spend much of their time at their work outside?

As a devoted environmentalist and vegetarian, I believe improving the environment is absolutely my purpose in math. As I have a passion for physics and mathematics (particularly calculus), engineering seems to be my best fit for my science expertise. However, I am undecided on whether simply...

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Olivia May 24, 2016 1619 views

What is the typical day of an environmental engineer like?

Hello! I'm Olivia. I just graduated from high school. I'm asking this because I am thinking about majoring in environmental engineering once college starts. I know that one of an an environmental engineer's main goals is to find new and creative ways to protect the planet we live on, but I...

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Yu-Wei May 20, 2016 700 views

Can someone fill me in on what exactly Environmental Engineers do?

I am crazy about environmental sciences, but I'm not sure whether to go towards environmental engineering or environmental sciences. Im not clear as to what exactly does these two majors lead to and what they do specifically. Thank you! #environmental-science #environmental

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Mae Feb 24, 2016 3213 views

I want to be an environmental engineer. What information can you give me about environmental engineering, and what can I do in high school to help me achieve my goal?

Hello! I want to pursue a career in environmental engineering, and I want to be as prepared as possible for college. Is there anything that is very important for me to make sure I do while in high school? I'm in honors/AP courses and plan to take AP Environmental Science next school year (I'm a...

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Marissa Jun 07, 2015 1114 views

What should I major in if I want to work in a field that allows me to raise public awareness for environmental issues?

So far I have completed two years of community college credit towards a degree in Psychology. However, I am unsure about my choice to major in psychology based on the job market and amount of schooling required to get a job. Recently I began reading about environmental issues such as our...