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Environment Resources—Agribusiness and Natural Resources



The Biotechnology Directory, Sara Hackwood, James Coombs, and Y. R. Alston. New York: Groves Directories, updated regularly.

Careers in Biotech and Pharmaceuticals: The WetFeet Insider Guide. San Francisco: WetFeet, Inc., 2004.

Careers for Environmental Types & Others Who Respect the Earth, rev. ed., Jane Kinney and Michael Fasulo. Lincolnwood, IL: VGM Career Horizons, 2002.

Careers for Nature Lovers and Other Outdoor Types, Louise Miller. Chicago: McGraw-Hill Contemporary Books, 2001.

Careers in Focus: Environment, 3rd ed. New York: Ferguson, 2004.

The Complete Guide to Environmental Careers in the 21st Century, 3rd ed., Kevin Doyle, Sam Heizmann, and Bill Sharp. Washington, DC: Island Press, 1999.

Great Jobs for Environmental Studies Majors, Julie Degalan and Bryon Middlekauff. Chicago: McGraw-Hill Contemporary Books, 2002.

Opportunities in Biological Science Careers, rev. ed., Kathleen M. Belikoff. Chicago: VGM Career Books, 2004.

Opportunities in Biotechnology Careers, rev. ed., Sheldon Brown and Mark Rowh. Chicago: VGM Career Books, 2001.

Resumes for Environmental Careers, rev. ed., the editors of VGM Career Books. Chicago: VGM Career Books, 2003.

Internet Sites



Farm Aid

National FFA Council

Nursery Jobs

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)

The Sierra Club

U.S. Department of Agriculture

Virtual Farm Show

Yahoo! Agriculture

Animal Care


Animal Care. New York: Ferguson Publishing Co., 2006.

Careers with Animals: Exploring Occupations Involving Dogs, Horses, Cats, Birds, Wildlife, and Exotics, Ellen Shenk. Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2005.

Careers with Horses: The Comprehensive Guide to Finding Your Dream Job, Vicki Hogue-Davis. Irvine, CA: BowTie Press, 2004.

Careers for Animal Lovers and Other Zoological Types, Louise Miller. Chicago: McGraw-Hill, 2000.

Choosing a Career in Animal Care, rev. ed., Jane Hurwitz. New York: Rosen Publishing Group, 2001.

Opportunities in Animal and Pet Care Careers, rev. ed., Mary Price Lee and Richard Lee. Lincolnwood, IL: VGM Career Books, 2001.

Earth Sciences and Environmental Development and Protection


Directory of Geoscience Departments, 43rd ed. Alexandria, VA: American Geological Institute, 2005.

The ECO Guide to Careers That Make a Difference: Environmental Work for a Sustainable World, 4th ed. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2004.

Opportunities in Environmental Careers, Odom Fanning. Lincolnwood, IL: VGM Career Books, 2002.

State of the World 2004, Worldwatch Institute. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2004.

Horticulture Farming Forestry and Aquaculture


Agriculture. New York: Ferguson Publishing Co., 2006.

Careers for Plant Lovers and Other Green Thumb Types, 2nd ed. Blythe Camenson. Chicago: McGraw-Hill, 2004.

Choosing a Career in the Fishing Industry, Adam Winters. New York: Rosen Publishing Group, 2001.

Fighting for the Farm: Rural America Transformed, Jane Adams. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2002.

Opportunities in Forestry Careers, Christopher M. Wille. Lincolnwood, IL: VGM Career Horizons, 1998.

Additional topics

Job Descriptions and Careers, Career and Job Opportunities, Career Search, and Career Choices and ProfilesAgribusiness, Environment, and Natural Resources