Kari Pierce

Profile Kari Pierce
Professional Title
Research Technician, Aquatic Ecologist

Kari started working for Dr. Valerie Brady in June 2012, shortly after completing her bachelor’s degree. She leads the research team for Dr. Brady, conducting research in areas such as: wetland ecology, stream ecology, fisheries ecology, and other water related areas of study.


B.S., Biology/Natural History, University of Minnesota Duluth, 2012

NRRI News Articles

Rear view of boat coming out of lake at a boat ramp with aquatic vegetation on trailer.

NRRI tests techniques to clean boat interiors to stop spread of invasives.

A man holds 5 gallon bucket while pouring purple dye into a creek. Woman watches.

NRRI stream restoration assessments go deep to understand if the fixes met goals to improve habitat.

A woman stands near water holding a fish.

Love of outdoors keeps field work at the core of research technician’s role.

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