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Perry E. Cabot, PhD.


Research Scientist and Extension Specialist  CSU Extension

Contact Info

Phone: (970) 434-3264   Office: 3168 B 1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81503

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Fields of Expertise

1.) Agriculture
2.) Energy
3.) Hydrology

Areas of Interest

 Agricultural Water Management and IrrigationFarm waste managementLow Impact DevelopmentWater Quality and Non-point Source Pollution


Dr. Cabot is an Extension Specialist and Faculty Affiliate of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Colorado State University. He received his Ph.D. in Agricultural Engineering and Land Resources from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, his M.S. in Environmental Engineering from the University of Illinois, and his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Colorado State University. He has authored several academic papers on subjects related to agricultural practices and their environmental impacts. He is also licensed professional engineer, and a member of Chi Epsilon and Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Societies. He has conducted international work pertaining to water supply and purification project in Rwanda through Engineers Without Borders. Dr. Cabot is also a Fulbright Scholar (2009) in collaboration with the University of Zambia on research related to soil sustainability, irrigation practices, and bioenergy cropping.