GEOLOGY

Welcome to the Unofficial NMHU Environmental Geology Page

Geology career opportunities are more diverse than ever due to the growing national concern of dwindling natural resources, urban expansion, and environmental problems. Geological employment is strong in water resources, engineering geology, and environmental geology; although many other fields employ people with degrees in Geology and related fields. The chart below displays the percentage of individuals employed in various fields based on survey data collected by the National Science Foundation in 1999: