Water Historian

Water historians are professionals who solve issues that have to do with water like water supply and quality issues. They are also involved in the creation of proposals, informational brochures, and documents on water purification, demand, and supply.

Career Details

Your responsibilities will also be to analyze stormwater systems to identify opportunities for water resource improvements. 

This type of individual understands the properties of water and the pollutants that might damage an ecosystem. When you choose this career, be prepared to spend most of your time working outdoors in all types of weather conditions. 

Skills required for this career:
  • Good oral and written communication
  • Critical thinking 
  • Complex problem solving 
  • Leadership skills
Study options:
  • B.Sc. Earth Science
  • B.Sc. Chemistry
  • B.Sc. Biology
  • B.Sc. Environmental Science
  • Government departments 
  • Private organization
  • Municipalities
  • Engineering firms
  • Environmental consulting firms