Conservation Warden

By: Bradyn Compton

Basic information

  • Enforce hunting laws
  • Enforce fishing laws
  • Monitor wildlife population
  • Earn 42,430 dollars a year
  • Most often wear uniform
  • Work days,evenings or weekend shifts
  • Trained for two or four years
  • Work over 40 hours a week
  • Must have bachelors degree
  • Teach kids hunting,atving,snowmobiling, and boating safety

Pros and Cons


  • Outside- Not stuck in office all day
  • Help prevent animal extinction-Watch and protect wildlife
  • Help injured animals-Try to save the animals


  • Holiday-Have to work on most holidays
  • Weather conditions-Have to work epin every weather conditions
  • Seeing laws be broken-Seeing illegal hunted animals

What do you need to succeed in this career

High school

  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Ecology
  • Physical science

  • Wildlife science
  • Ecology
  • Algebra
  • Forest science
  • Safety practice

Colleges I can attend to earn degree

Association/Professional organization


Do you like working outdoors?do you want to protect animals. Well this is a job for you Consevstion Warden you will work over 40 hours a week. You make work over 40 hours but you don't have to sit in an office all day. You must have a bachelors degree to work for this job. You also enforce hunting and fishing laws. Do you like teaching kids how to be safe? Well you can teach kids safety about hunting,snowmobiling,boating, and atv.