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Forest and Conservation Technicians

in Massachusetts

Provide technical assistance regarding the conservation of soil, water, forests, or related natural resources. May compile data pertaining to size, content, condition, and other characteristics of forest tracts, under the direction of foresters; or train and lead forest workers in forest propagation, fire prevention and suppression. May assist conservation scientists in managing, improving, and protecting rangelands and wildlife habitats. Excludes "Conservation Scientists" (19-1031) and "Foresters" (19-1032).

Occupation Projection for Forest and Conservation Technicians

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Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
194093  Forest and Conservation Technicians 152 161 5.92 % 12 19 Associate's degree 

Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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