Read the Pew Research article, then make a list of topics you’ll need to analyze population and its effects on consumption.

Pew Research article: http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/06/08/scientists-more-worried-than-public-about-worlds-growing-population/

 

STEM Career: Environmental Lawyer

An interesting and complex area of law involves water, air quality, hazardous waste, species protection, agriculture, wetlands, biodiversity, and other environmental matters. Those who specialize in representing clients in these areas are called environmental lawyers. They may also be involved in regulatory law and legislative matters related to the environment.

Tools of the Trade

Scientific evidence, data models, computers

Education Required

A bachelor’s degree in a science field; a law degree; and perhaps a master’s in environmental law

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Read the Pew Research article, then make a list of topics you'll need to analyze population and its effects on consumption.

Pew Research article: http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/06/08/scientists-more-worried-than-public-about-worlds-growing-population/

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STEM Career: Environmental Lawyer

An interesting and complex area of law involves water, air quality, hazardous waste, species protection, agriculture, wetlands, biodiversity, and other environmental matters. Those who specialize in representing clients in these areas are called environmental lawyers. They may also be involved in regulatory law and legislative matters related to the environment.

Tools of the Trade

Scientific evidence, data models, computers

Education Required

A bachelor's degree in a science field; a law degree; and perhaps a master's in environmental law