USGS Career Cards

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Hawaii lava sampling

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  • Career Information

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United States Geological Survey (USGS)

Description: 

Introduce middle and high school students to science and technical career opportunities at the USGS through this series of descriptive cards. Each card highlights a different job, describing the duties and education qualifications for the position and featuring a photograph of a scientist at work in the field. Profiled careers include ecologist, geographer, geologist, hydrologist, hydrologic technician, and physical scientist.

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Is this tagged to NGSS by the organization?: 

No