U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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Research the distribution, circulation, and physical properties of underground and surface waters; and study the form and intensity of precipitation, its rate of infiltration into the soil, movement through the earth, and its return to the ocean and atmosphere.
Illustrative examples: Hydrogeologist,
Broad Occupation: 19-2040 Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists
Minor Group: 19-2000 Physical Scientists
Major Group: 19-0000 Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010