Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6More Science Careers  Botanist – studies plants and their environments  Chemist – searches for new chemicals and for ways to make chemicals useful and safe  Conservation scientist – manages and protects our natural resources  Environmental scientist – works to find and eliminate environmental problems  Forensic scientist – investigates crimes by collecting and analyzing evidence  Forester – oversees and protects our nation’s forests  Geologist – studies the earth (rocks, minerals, etc.)  Meteorologist – studies the atmosphere and forecasts the weather  Oceanographer – studies the world’s oceans  Physicist – conducts research to understand the laws of nature  Teacher / Professor – teaches required and elective science courses  Wildlife biologist / Zoologist – studies the habitats, behaviors, and diseases of animals and wildlife For information on the careers in this InfoGuide, go to www.bls.gov/ooh.