(NOC 2121)

Career Description

Ecologists study living organisms and their interaction with each other and their environment. This might include the study the behaviour of such organisms and the properties of their environment, such as climate and geography.

Duties May Include

Ecologists might be required to do field work (venturing into the environments they study to procure samples or collect data on behaviour) and work in a laboratory analyzing data or samples.

Examples of Titles

Ecological Scientist
Industrial Ecologist

Where They Work

They might work in the field or in a laboratory or in both places.

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

The University of British Columbia - Okanagan
Kelowna, British Columbia, CA

Related Program(s):
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Bachelor
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Bachelor; Honours
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University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Ecology Bachelor; Honours
Ecology Bachelor; Co-op
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Red Deer College
Red Deer, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Human Ecology Bachelor; University Transfer
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The University of British Columbia - Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia, CA

Related Program(s):
Ecology & Environmental Biology Bachelor; Honours
Ecology & Environmental Biology Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Concordia University
Montreal, Qu├ębec, CA

Related Program(s):
Ecology (BSc) Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Modified on May 13, 2012