Biography - Dr. Candice Piercy
Piercy - Contact Details
- Dr. Candice Piercy
- RESEARCH ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER
- Email: Candice.D.Piercy@usace.army.mil
Piercy - Job Description
Dr. Candice Piercy (BS, PhD Virginia Tech, and PE) is a research environmental engineer with 8 years of experience working with the Integrated Ecological Modeling team at USACE-ERDC. Her research focus is on the simulation of feedbacks between ecological and physical processes, primarily driven by vegetation, in a variety of ecosystems including salt marshes, dunes, estuaries, and river floodplains. She also conducts field monitoring studies and helps develop ecologically-informed engineering guidance for coastal ecosystems.