Entries by Web Content Managers

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 […]

Multimillion-Dollar Shellfish Economy Depends on Research Reserve Data

Data from the National Estuarine Research Reserves helps the US shellfish industry increase commercial yields. Lynker’s staff at NOAA’s Office for Coastal Management help tell the story for National Seafood Month. Multimillion-Dollar Shellfish Economy Depends on Research Reserve Data By monitoring oxygen, eelgrass health, and other marsh variables, the data system supports shellfish habitat and […]

Cold-Stun Alert Helps Save Spotted Seatrout in VA and SC

The National Estuarine Research Reserves in Virginia and SouthCarolina have a cold-stun alert that aids fisheries to temperature drops and potential die-offs. Check out the story written by Lynker staff at NOAA’s Office of Coastal Management. Cold-Stun Alert Aids Fishery Managers and Seatrout Stocks The alerts’ real-time monitoring data comes from three research reserves in […]