Careers in this sector incorporate a range of skills such as design, business, science and engineering. It's not just about working outdoors – you might work in a laboratory, shop, surgery or even a design studio.
Working with animals doesn't always mean becoming a vet – you could work in the growing pet care retail sector or train guide dogs. Jobs on the land vary from agricultural scientist to maintaining the tennis courts at Wimbledon. Use the career area links to explore careers in the environmental sector; work for a charity, become a park ranger or even an ecologist. Take time to review the skills and qualities employers are likely to expect.