Environmental Biology and Conservation

Students at Luther can obtain the background necessary to participate in the detection, analysis, and solution of environmental problems. Agencies that hire graduates with such a background include the Environmental Protection Agency, the various state Departments of Natural Resources, the Federal Fish and Wildlife Service, the Audubon Society, Army Corps of Engineers, private environmental consulting firms, and many other organizations concerned with environmental problems and planning. The biology department advises students interested in pursuing careers in environmental biology and conservation.