Jake Powell

Extension Specialist, Utah State University

Jake’s professional career has focused on uniting communities to their surrounding landscapes through collaborative planning and design efforts. He has worked throughout the intermountain west to envision and implement watershed planning and restoration projects, natural resource conservation projects, recreation infrastructure, and community economic growth opportunities.

Jake’s research and extension efforts focus on analyzing how the design of communities, infrastructure, and sites affect recreational opportunities, water quality, quantity, and conservation at both the site and watershed scale.