Sarah Peirce, Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream
U of T St. George
Geography, The University of Western Ontario (2017)
Master of Science, Geography, University of Guelph (2012)
Bachelor of Arts and Sciences, University of Guelph (2010)
Location: Room 5019, Sidney Smith Hall
100 St. George St.
Toronto, ON M5S 3G3
- Physical geography
- Fluvial geomorphology
- Field methods
- Environmental monitoring
Teaching This Academic Year:
GGR205 Introduction to Soil Science
GGR301 Fluvial Geomorphology
GGR308 Canadian Arctic and Subarctic Environments
Peirce, S., MacVicar, B.J., Papangelakis, E, Vervynck, L., Ashmore, P. (2021) Experiments on restoring alluvial cover using gravel augmentation in a variable width channel with irregular meanders. Geomorphology. Vol 379 (107585). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2020.107585.
Leduc, P., Peirce, S., and Ashmore, P. (2019) Short Communication: Challenges and Applications of Structure-from-Motion Photogrammetry in a Physical Model of a Braided River. Earth Surface Dynamics. Vol. 7 (1): 97-106. DOI: doi.org/10.5194/esurf-7-97-2019.
Peirce, S., Ashmore, P., and Leduc, P. (2018) Evolution of Grain Size Distributions and Bed Mobility during Hydrographs in Gravel-Bed Braided Rivers. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. Vol. 44 (1): 752-765. DOI: 10.1002/esp.4511.
Peirce, S., Ashmore, P., and Leduc, P. (2018) The variability in the morphological active width: results from physical models of gravel-bed braided rivers. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. Vol. 43 (11): 2371-2383. DOI:10.1002/esp.4400.
Peirce, S. and Lindsay J. (2015) Characterizing ephemeral streams in a Southern Ontario watershed using electrical resistance sensors. Hydrological Processes. Vol. 29 (1): 103-111. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.10136.