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SCHEDULE I OF THE NATURAL SCIENTIFIC PROFESSIONS ACT:
FIELDS OF PRACTICE

Agricultural Science Includes Forestry Science
Animal Science  
Aquatic Science Includes Marine Science.
Atmospheric Science Includes Climatology and Meteorology
Biological Science  
Botanical Science  
Chemical Science Includes Industrial Science
Conservation Science  
Earth Science  
Ecological Science  
Environmental Science  
Extension Science  
Food Science  
Geological Science  
Geospatial Science  
Materials Science Includes Metallurgical Science
Mathematical Science  
Microbiological Science  
Physical Science Includes Radiation Science
Soil Science  
Specified Science  
Statistical Science  
Toxicological Science  
Water Resources Science Includes Hydrological Science and Water Science
Zoological Science  

* Toxicological Science is the study of chemicals that have harmful effects on an organism. Registration for this field of practice may be in either BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE or MICROBIOLOGICAL SCIENCE, depending on the applicant's specific focus in toxicology, as being of non-microbiological origin or of microbiological origin.

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