Career Resources - Water & Soil Resources

Common Job Duties

Design or implement programs and strategies related to water resource issues such as supply, quality, and regulatory compliance issues. Plan or develop coordinated practices for soil erosion control, soil or water conservation, or sound land use.

Career Options

  • Environmental Analyst
  • Erosion Control Specialist
  • Groundwater Hydrologist
  • Land Reclamation Specialist
  • Land Resource Specialist
  • Natural Resource Manager
  • Natural Resource Planner
  • Resource Conservation Specialist
  • Soil Conservationist
  • Water Conservation Specialist
  • Water Quality Specialist
  • Watershed Planner/Manager

Potential Employers

American Fisheries Society
American Rivers
American Water Resources Association
American Water Works Association
Aquatic Network
Cape Cod Commercial Hook Fisherman's Association
Clean Water Network
Consortium for Oceanographic Research and Education
Deschutes River Conservancy
Estuarine Research Federation
International Rivers Network
International Water Management Institute Marine Conservation Biology Institute
National Groundwater Association
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
NOAA Coastal Services Center
Ocean Conservancy
River Network
Soil and Water Conservation Society
Soil Science Society of America
Surfrider Foundation
Water Jobs
Waterkeeper Alliance
Watershed Agricultural Council
Wild Salmon Center
World Water Council

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Learning Pathways - Water & Soil Resources

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