Natural Resources Management

Natural Resources Management Careers

Careers in Natural Resources Management include:

  • roadside management
  • vegetation management
  • wildlife technician
  • wildlife management
  • environmental education
  • native plant nurseries
  • parks and recreation
  • naturalist
  • soil conservation technician


Starting Wages: $26,000 - $34,500 per year*

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development


Absolute Energy Osage, IA
Buchanan County Secondary Roads Independence, IA
Cerro Gordo County Conservation Board Mason City, IA
Clayton County Parks Elkader, IA
Feder's Prairie Seed Blue Earth, MN
Grundy County Conservation Board Grundy Center, IA
Hardin County Conservation Board Iowa Falls, IA
Iowa Department of Natural Resources Manchester, IA and other locations
Montana Fish & Game Libby, MT

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 131
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Program Advisor

Terri Rogers
Bremer Hall 111F
319-296-2329 ext.1311
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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