Careers in Forest, Wildlife, Fisheries, and Range Resources
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Anyone interested in working in natural resources will benefit from this concise, practical introduction to the professions of forestry, fisheries, wildlife, and range management. Drawing on his nearly two decades of teaching, advising, and recruiting, the author helps readers transform their desire for an interesting and meaningful career into a purposeful and efficient path to obtaining the appropriate education, training, and experience.
The logical organization and reader-friendly presentation orient readers to natural resources career possibilities, job descriptions and responsibilities, educational requirements, and potential employers. A chapter on the history of the conservation movement and the science of ecology adds context, while a capstone chapter offers real-world advice on topics such as interviewing, developing communication skills, acquiring field skills, and outdoor safety. Abundant photos enliven the discussions, while exercises provide opportunities for readers to explore, practice, and apply chapter content.
Title of related interest also available from Waveland Press: Dawson-Hendee, Introduction to Forests and Renewable Resources, Ninth Edition (ISBN 9781478638896).
Publisher : Waveland Press, Inc. (June 28, 2018)
Language : English
Paperback : 148 pages
ISBN-10 : 1478636254
ISBN-13 : 978-1478636250
Item Weight : 8 ounces
Dimensions : 5.75 x 0.5 x 8.75 inches