Foresty & Natural Resources Careers
Career in Forestry and Natural Resources
Welcome to the exciting and ever evolving world of a career in Forestry. The numbers and types of jobs held by graduates in forestry and natural resources are simply too great to thoroughly capture here, though we have given you a fair sampling on the discipline pages. Many graduates follow traditional paths as foresters, park rangers, conservation biologists, scientists and technicians, and managers working for private industry, government agencies, consulting firms or schools/universities. Others start their own businesses or create new positions that meet their expertise.
How much money can I make in these fields?
How do we sustain our renewable forest resources?
What does GPS & GIS stand for?
Salmon, Deer and Bears, Oh My.
How might climate change influence our forest ecosystems?
Breed, test and fingerprint trees: Do they have genes too?
Hiking, camping, and talking to people! I can get paid to do these things?
Could you live without magazines, books, wood houses? How about toilet paper?