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Forestry Technicians

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Approximately 13,900 forest and conservation technicians are employed in the United States. About 38 percent of all technicians work for state and local agencies. Others work for the federal government. In this work setting, most jobs are in the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Forest Service, while others are in the Department of Interior's Bureau of Land Management. Opportunities in the federal government also exist with the Natural Resources Conservation Service, the National Park Service, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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