Fish & Game Wardens
Also called: Conservation Officer, Wildlife Manager, District Wildlife Manager, Game Warden
What they do:Patrol assigned area to prevent fish and game law violations. Investigate reports of damage to crops or property by wildlife. Compile biological data.
On the job, you would:
- Patrol assigned areas by car, boat, airplane, horse, or on foot to enforce game, fish, or boating laws or to manage wildlife programs, lakes, or land.
- Investigate hunting accidents and reports of fish and game law violations, and issue warnings or citations and file reports as necessary.
- Serve warrants, make arrests, and compile and present evidence for court actions.
Safety and Government
Arts and Humanities
Math and Science
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
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You might use software like this on the job:
Word processing software
Internet browser software
New job opportunities are less likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.
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