Communications, Facilitation, Outreach and Education

Lynker develops targeted messages and produce communications, outreach, and education products to reach a wide range of target audiences.

We create and coordinate media and messaging across multiple channels, provide graphic design, manage and update web/social media content and distribution, provide and support scientific technical writing and editing, and support outreach and education efforts for the Federal, state, and local government, industry, and non-government customers.

Our communications professionals directly communicate with stakeholders in promoting its mission, provides inputs to scientific foundations behind management decisions, uses innovative tools to improve public stewardship, and anticipates/responds proactively to emerging issues and policies.

Lynker also facilitates organizational assessments, surveys, workshops, and other activities that help our customers address internal and external changes that  impact mission-delivery, collaboration, and efficiency.

Graphic Design, Web Content, Social Media, Infographics, Videography, and Print

Lynker provides graphic design and visualization services, web and social media content development and distribution (fpir.gov, Facebook, Twitter), videography, scientific technical writing and editing (technical memos and peer reviewed journals), and outreach and education efforts, for a variety of scientific and resource management topics.

We reach thousands of constituents and stakeholders via our communications efforts providing timely information about current events, breaking news in marine, ocean, and coastal science, management efforts and success, and many other topics.

We capture first hand accounts in the field, which appear in Federal agency newsletters, technical memorandums (TMs), publications, conferences, award winning videos from short clips to feature length, and other outputs.

Stakeholder Engagement and Facilitation

Lynker facilitates organizational assessments, surveys, workshops, and other activities that help our customers address internal and external changes that  impact mission-delivery, collaboration, and efficiencies.

We develop workshops, write papers and create professional networks focused on integrating science into marine planning. We have created curriculum for fisheries managers, ecologists, marine protected area networks, damage assessment and restoration, marine planning,

managing visitors and uses, integrating emerging science into management, managing stakeholder process. Our experts help manage international training teams including training of the trainers, workshop development and logistics, trainer preparation, and Federal international travel procedures.

Outreach and Education

Lynker prepares materials for, leads, and supports multiple education and outreach events each year. We partner with K-12 schools, universities, museums, non-profits, industry, and Federal, state, and local governments to promote STEM-driven programs across the US.  Our work includes social media and website content about education and outreach events, event materials and presentations, planning and logistical coordination, and ongoing school and public programs. We proactively recruit and train volunteers to assist in sampling and restoration work, as well as provide docents for education centers.