20 matches for enviornmental studies
|Alternate Occupation Titles||2 matches|
|O*NET-SOC Description||1 match|
|Detailed Work Activities||11 matches|
Alternate Occupation Titles
- Environmental Consultant
- Environmental Scientist
- Research the distribution, circulation, and physical properties of underground and surface waters; and study the form and intensity of precipitation, its rate of infiltration into the soil, movement through the earth, and its return to the ocean and atmosphere.
- Study and analyze the physical aspects of the earth in terms of hydrological components, including atmosphere, hydrosphere, and interior structure.
- Study and document quantities, distribution, disposition, and development of underground and surface waters.
- Study public water supply issues, including flood and drought risks, water quality, wastewater, and impacts on wetland habitats.
- Apply research findings to help minimize the environmental impacts of pollution, waterborne diseases, erosion, and sedimentation.
- Conduct short- and long-term climate assessments and study storm occurrences.
- Develop or modify methods for conducting hydrologic studies.
Detailed Work Activities
- Analyze environmental data.
- Apply knowledge or research findings to address environmental problems.
- Assess compliance with environmental laws.
- Collect environmental data or samples.
- Communicate results of environmental research.
- Develop environmental research methods.
- Develop mathematical models of environmental conditions.
- Measure environmental characteristics.
- Plan environmental research.
- Research impacts of environmental conservation initiatives.
- Review environmental permits, plans, or reports.
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