Farming, Fishing and Forestry

Learn about the careers in farming, fishing and forestry.

Farming, Fishing and Forestry

Conservation Scientist

Conservation scientists and foresters manage the overall land quality of forests, parks, and other natural resources.


Farmers grow crops and raise animals; they decide when to plant, fertilize, harvest, and sell crops.

Food Scientist

Food scientists look for the answers to questions about how farms can use less labor, control pests and weeds, conserve soil and water.

Park Ranger

Park rangers help protect parks and teach park visitors why parks are important and how to care for them.

Video: Animal Keeper

Learn about being an animal keeper. Juan shows you some of the animals he cares for and talks about education and training.

Video: Federal Wildlife Officer

Meet Gabriel, an officer that protects wildlife for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Learn about his tools and what he does on patrol.

Video: Veterinarian

Meet Megan, who helps working dogs at U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Find out how to start working with animals and why your dog's needs healthy teeth.

Video: Wildlife Biologist

Wildlife biologists study wild animals and how they interact with their environment. Learn how they protect wild animals.

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