The Realities of a Career in Wildlife Management
Everyone has seen the Discovery Channel and National Geographic wildlife programmes on TV. For some viewers, the lifestyle of a person working in wildlife management and communing with wild animals seems to be both exciting and rewarding.
But a rock star doesn’t just pick a guitar one day and become an instant sensation. The people who are bona fide rock stars in the field of wildlife management didn’t just pick up a camera and venture out into the wilderness to capture amazing footage of animals in their natural environment.
For every Steve Irwin or David Attenborough on TV, there are thousands of dedicated people toiling away in laboratories or field campsites that represent the true lifestyle of a career in wildlife management.
The Education Requirements of Wildlife Management
Many of the people who you see on screen in …