Who are ecologists and environmental managers?
Ecologists and environmental managers are professionally trained people whose work involves understanding, managing, protecting and improving the natural environment. They can be found in all walks of life, from environmental charities and non-profit organisations to local and national government, private sector companies and consultancies, industry and academia.
Ecologists and environmental managers are passionate about nature, but also pragmatic about the need to manage the natural world in ways that add value to society. Their work often combines practical field-based expertise with the use of new technologies, problem-solving skills and innovation.