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Biological & Agricultural Engineering

Engineering/Physics Building
Phone: (208) 885-6182
Fax: (208) 885-7908

Mailing Address:
Biological & Agricultural Engineering
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 0904
Moscow, ID 83844-0904

Idaho Falls

College of 
Agricultural & Life Sciences
University of Idaho
1776 Science Center Dr., Suite 306
Idaho Falls, Idaho  83402
phone: (208) 282-7900
fax: (208) 282-7929



Environmental Engineering Careers

Environmental engineers have many employment opportunities. They could:

  • Design systems, processes and equipment for ...
    • Air, water and soil quality control
    • Solid waste disposal
    • The remediation of contaminated soil, air and water.
  • Calculate the impact of human activity in relation to the environment and seek to design methods of environmental sustainability, conservation/protective efforts and reparations, if necessary.
  • Work with state and federal agencies, consulting firms and private companies on projects related to environmental engineering design, permitting, waste management, pollution abatement, bioremediation and hydrology.
  • Be employed by processing industries in quality control, waste management and in projects related to other environmental issues.
  • Work for environmental engineering firms; government departments of energy, public works and the environment; manufacturing, chemical and petrochemical industries; waste management companies, academic and research institutes; and natural resource industries such as mining, oil and gas.

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