The University of Utah
College of Architecture + Planning
Adam Dalton


Adam Dalton is a Master’s student from Mason City, IA in the City and Metropolitan Planning Program at the University of Utah who is pursuing a specialization in ecological planning and a graduate certificate in sustainability. Prior to studying at the U, he received dual BA degrees from Grinnell College in Economics and Chinese Studies. While at Grinnell, he completed independent research focused on the socioeconomic effects of utility-scale solar electricity generation in the Western United States. At the U of U, his interests include: water resource management, renewable energy generation, outdoor recreation planning, and other issues linking environmental and social injustice.