Karen Jackson

Water Resources Agent
Water Resources Program Team, Richland County Cooperative Extension Office

Office: Richland County
Phone: 803-865-1216 ex. 116
Email: karen7@clemson.edu


 Educational Background

M.S. Zoology
Southern Illinois University 2013

B.A. Biology
Carthage College 2010


Water Resources Extension Agent in Richland County and the coordinator for the Richland Countywide Stormwater Consortium. I have a background in benthic macroinvertebrates and water quality monitoring. I am passionate for environmental stewardship and conservation.

 Research Interests

Benthic macroinvertebrates; water quality monitoring; environmental outreach


Ecosystem Characteristics of Remnant, Headwater Tallgrass Prairie Streams. 2013. J. Environ. Qual. 42:239–249
Patch-Burn Grazing Effects on the Ecological Integrity of Tallgrass Prairie Streams. 2015. J. Environ. Qual. 44:1148-1159