Christopher Jones

Extension Agent - Agriculture & Life Sciences, CALS Cooperative Extension


Selected adaptation publications:

  • Jones, C., and M. Lenart, 2014. Forestry Professionals and Extension Educators vs. Climate Change: Implications for Cooperative Extension Programming.   Journal of Extension [Online], 52(3) Article 3FEA1. pp14. Available at:
  • Lenart, M.,and C. Jones, 2014. Perceptions of climate change influence willingness to undertake forestry adaptation and mitigation. Journal of Forestry, 12(6):553–563,
  • Lenart, M., C. Jones, V. Barber, A. Grotta, M. Crimmins, C. Schnepf, H. Smith, K. Sullivan and E. Taylor, 2014. eXtension Climate, Forests and Woodlands  Community of Practice. 

Employment highlights:

  • Six-month Fulbright Lecturing Award in Guatemala, Council of International Exchange of Scholars, US State Department, 2008
  • Territorial Forester of American Samoa, USDA State & Private Forestry Program, 1996-1999


  • M.S., Renewable Natural Resources, University of Arizona, 1995
  • B.S., Forestry, Northern Arizona University, 1988
Geographic Area
Latin America and Caribbean
Language Area
Expertise Area
Human Dimensions of Climate Change
Natural Resources Management