Also called: Park Ranger, Park Naturalist, Environmental Education Specialist, Park Interpretive Specialist
What they do:Plan, develop, and conduct programs to inform public of historical, natural, and scientific features of national, state, or local park.
On the job, you would:
- Provide visitor services, such as explaining regulations, answering visitor requests, needs and complaints, and providing information about the park and surrounding areas.
- Conduct field trips to point out scientific, historic, and natural features of parks, forests, historic sites or other attractions.
- Prepare and present illustrated lectures and interpretive talks about park features.
Arts and Humanities
Math and Science
Ideas and Logic
Hearing and Speech
People interested in this work like activities that include helping people, teaching, and talking.
They do well at jobs that need:
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