Entries by Web Content Managers

“Mountain Rain or Snow” Seeks Citizen Scientists and Winter Storm Reports

During the winter, a few degrees can make all the difference between digging your car out of a snowbank and rushing rivers overtopping their banks. Why? Winter storms at near-freezing temperatures have notoriously fickle precipitation, with mixes of rain and snow. While the air temperature difference between the two may be slight, the real-world consequences […]

Lynker Partnership Tracks Wetland & Beaver Pond Changes Using Cutting Edge Technology

Lynker Technologies, in collaboration with Lynker Analytics and the Colorado Natural Heritage Program (CNHP) at Colorado State University, have been commissioned to identify and map changes in vegetated wetlands and beaver ponds throughout the Colorado River Basin over the past decade. The project is sponsored by the Walton Family Foundation’s Environment Program, which works to […]

Lynker Wins Two NOAA OCM Contracts!

Lynker wins two OCM Technical Support Services contracts! We are excited to be able to continue our support to NOAA’s National Ocean Service, Office for Coastal Management (OCM) providing services including Application and Data Services, IT Infrastructure Support, Management and Administration, Finance, Facilities and Security, Geospatial Support, Social Science, Training, Fellowships, and Communications and Outreach. Photo […]

Lynker Staff Receive CO-OPS Director’s Awards

We are proud of our Lynker staff who received the CO-OPS Director’s Awards for 2021! These awards are given to superior individuals and teams who demonstrate achievement in advancing CO-OPS strategic goals. Congratulations to Lynker’s… •    Edward Davis & Analise Keeney on The HAB (Harmful Algal Bloom) Team for receiving the Team Award for Leadership •    Julia Engdahl for the Individual […]

Jaci Crossman Awarded NMFS Team Member of the Year!

Congratulations to Lynker’s Jacquelyn Crossman for being selected as the NOAA NMFS 2020 Team Member of the Year! Jaci’s exceptional support providing online access to references and developing a digital archive for hundreds of photographs and publications under mandatory work-from-home conditions due to the global pandemic led to this National Marine Fisheries award. Way to […]

Lynker Wins NOAA MCD Contract

Lynker is thrilled to have won a 5-year contract with NOAA National Ocean Service Marine Chart Division (MCD) called Geographic Information System Software Solutions and Development! Services we’ll be providing include GIS, Web and Cloud Consulting Services, Management, Training, and System Support Activities at the NOAA HQ in Silver Spring, MD. Photo Credit: NOAA

Nate Murry Awarded Team Member of the Month!

Congratulations to Lynker’s Nathan Murry for receiving NOAA’s Team Member of the Month at the National Ocean Service! Nate has continuously found ways to improve processes like single-handedly developing a VDatum Oceanographic/Geodetic Assessment Tool — a web map that layers copious amounts of data to pinpoint optimal locations for water level observing systems. This tool […]

Lynker Donates Consulting Support to Rural Uganda

Lynker’s water resources staff donated consulting support to Kanaama Interactive Community Support (KICS), a nonprofit seeking to expand access to safe water to a rural Ugandan sub-county. Lynker scientists collected and mapped current water access and climatological data, worked with KICS staff to obtain water quality samples and analyzed economically viable technical solutions. The work culminated […]

Amy Berman Receives Prestigious Margaret Davidson Award!

Congratulations to Lynker’s Amy Berman for receiving the prestigious Margaret A Davidson Award! The Margaret Adelia Davidson (MAD) Award recognizes Office for Coastal Management employees that embody and model the values embraced by Margaret Davidson. These values include: Innovation (New Ideas or Approaches and Risk Taking) Extreme Networking and Partnership (Creating New or Unique Connections […]