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9 Lynker Employees Receive NOS Team Member Awards!

Lynker President Joe Linza and Lynker Vice Presidents Jill Meyer and Liz Tarquin were on hand to help NOAA National Ocean Service (NOS) officials hand out NOS Team Member of the Year and Group Team Member Awards for 2019. The following Lynker awardees are being recognized for their outstanding contributions in support of the NOS […]

Lynker staffs NOAA Booth at Nation’s Largest In-Water Boat Shows

Lynker President Joe Linza stopped in to see Lynker employees RADM Sam De Bow (VP) and Katie Fitzenreiter (Oceanographic Data Specialist) who were helping staff the NOAA booth supporting The Office of Coast Survey (OCS) and the Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services (COOPS) at the October 2019 Annapolis, MD Powerboat and Sailboat Shows.  […]

Lynker Attends First Annual Nic ECO at Duke!

Lynker HR attended Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment first annual Nic ECO (Explore Career Options) event last week. We met a lot of talented students interested in a career in the environmental field. We identified exciting potential candidates that Lynker is looking for to fill internships and full-time openings in the future.  

NOAA Fisheries’ ESA & MMPA Programs Receive Gold Medal Award

The US Secretary of Commerce recognized NOAA Fisheries’ ESA and MMPA programs with a Gold Medal Award for their contribution to regulatory efficiencies and effectiveness in protecting and sustaining at-risk marine and ocean living resources. The Department of Commerce Gold Medal is the highest honor award of the United States Department of Commerce.  Since 1949, the Gold Medal […]

Monitoring Towers Provide the “Missing Link” in Bat Migration Data

Lynker staff at NOAA’s Office for Coastal Management prepared the following story for @NOAADigitalCoast about how coastal managers are collecting valuable data on bat migration in Pennsylvania. Just in time for #Halloween! Coastal Grant Initiates Bat-Monitoring Towers across Pennsylvania Approximately 50 monitoring towers provide the “missing link” in bat migration data—a must for Lake Erie […]

Harmful Algal Bloom Alerts are Saving Lives of Shellfish Consumers

The shellfish industry depends on harmful algal bloom alerts from Kachemak Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve. Lynker’s staff writer at NOAA’s Office for Coastal Management shares the details: Kachemak Bay Reserve Alerts Thousands to Poisoned Shellfish Dangers Communicating harmful conditions helps keep shellfish consumers safe. A harmful algal bloom alert for Alaska’s Kachemak Bay is […]