Forest and Conservation Technicians


What Forest and conservation technicians Do

Provide technical assistance regarding the conservation of soil, water, forests, or related natural resources. May compile data pertaining to size, content, condition, and other characteristics of forest tracts, under the direction of foresters; or train and lead forest workers in forest propagation, fire prevention and suppression. May assist conservation scientists in managing, improving, and protecting rangelands and wildlife habitats. Excludes Conservation Scientists and Foresters.


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*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor. Used by permission.

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