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Title: Fisheries biologist
Definition: Fishery biologists study fish and supervise efforts to conserve natural habitats. Some work on boats, collecting samples and documenting statistics where others work near streams, lakes, and fish hatcheries and conduct experiments.
Definition (More Info): Study.com - Fishery Biologist
Education Program: Undergraduate program
• MUN Biology - Marine Biology concentration
• MI - Maritime Studies
First Credential: Bachelors degree related to marine and fishery sciences.
Canada (Sept 2015):
Marine Biologist: Low: $30,674. Median: $55,352.
Wildlife Biologist: Low: $40,988. Median: $55,876.
Salary (More Info): Payscale: Marine Biologist
Related Specialties: Marine biologist, Wildlife biologist, Habitat biologist, Biologist.
Professional Associations: Atlantic Society of Fish & Wildlife Biologists (ASFWB)
Other Resources: American Fisheries Society