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Lynker’s Abigail Powell’s Observation of Deep-Sea Flatfish Spawning Aggregation!

Lynker’s Marine Scientist, Abigail Powell, was part of a team that captured what they think are the first visual observations of a deep-sea flatfish spawning aggregation! The unusual images of petrale sole, a commercially important species, were collected at a rocky bank off California using NOAA’s autonomous underwater vehicle ‘Popoki’. This research was published in “Frontiers in Marine Science”. […]

Lynker Awarded Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife “Climate Impacts on Fish Hatcheries”

The Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife (ODFW) selected Lynker to provide consulting services to help ODFW understand how changing climate conditions affect Oregon’s fish and fish hatcheries. Through this contract, Lynker will assess modern hatchery technology for the ODFW to reduce their existing carbon footprint. The final product should provide the agency with a […]

DOC NOAA awards $137M NCEP Scientific Support Services task to Lynker!

DOC NOAA awards $137M NCEP Scientific Support Services task to Lynker! Lynker has been awarded a $136.9M task on NOAA’s ProTech Weather Domain IDIQ to provide scientific support services to the National Weather Service (NWS) National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP)!  This 5-year NCEP Scientific Support Services (SSS) task order starts September 1st, 2022, with […]

Lynker’s Abigail Powell’s Rare Sponge Reef Discovery!

Lynker’s Marine Scientist, Abigail Powell, was part of a research team that made a recent discovery of a possible rare sponge reef found near the Channel Islands off the California coast. She recently presented the results of an autonomous underwater vehicle survey at this site at the Ocean Sciences Meeting 2022 which was subsequently featured […]

Lynker Involved in Colorado Water Conservation Board Grant!

The Colorado Water Conservation Board just voted to approve a grant to promote the expansion of aerial lidar measurements of snowpack across Colorado. Lynker has been deeply involved in this process in education, stakeholder coordination and project planning. Our Boulder team is excited to promote this bleeding edge technology that will serve Colorado well in […]

Lynker Providing Support to the Western Pacific Fishery Management Council!

Lynker is proud to announce the Western Pacific Fishery Management Council has selected us to provide staff recruitment assistance and for long-term contractor support regarding fishery management decisions, gathering pertinent literature and data for the impact analyses, developing options papers and amendment documents with associated Environmental Assessment (EA)s, and developing the 2021 Archipelagic (American Samoa, […]