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Natural Resources Conservation

The Outlook

Careers in Natural Resources Conservation are as diverse as the environment itself. Positions such as environmental conservation officers, wildlife and fish technicians, land managers, rangers, nature center educators, environmental conservation technicians, and soil and water technicians bring graduates to locations from remote national parks to urban areas. Finger Lakes Community College is one of the most successful colleges in New York State at placing graduates in these highly competitive positions. Graduates with this degree hold conservation jobs in more than 25 different states and are employed by federal, state, local and private agencies.

Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree

The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Natural Resources Conservation at FLCC integrates diverse field experiences with classroom study, providing students with a broad awareness of environmental issues and an appreciation of our natural world. View more information »

Certificate Program

You can earn a Natural Resources Conservation certificate in as little as one year. This program is designed for you if you plan to seek employment or further your skills in the Environmental Conservation fields. View more details »