– It All Starts Here

Ellie Linden

Arlington, VA, USA

Master of Science: Natural Resources: Land, Water, and Air (GPA: 4.03), University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT (May 2017)
Graduate Certificate: Geographic Information Systems (GIS), University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT (May 2016)
Bachelor of Arts: Environmental Studies (science concentration) and Biology, Colby College, Waterville, ME (May 2014)

NatureServe, Arlington, VA
Pre-process GIS layers for watershed coastal resilience project in Vista decision support tool.
Research and compare spatial data sources.
Coordinate stakeholder engagement across seven watersheds for coastal resilience project.
Conservation International, Arlington, VA
GIS Intern
Utilizing fine-resolution satellite imagery to digitize illegal mining locations within Sapo National Park, Liberia.
Performing spatial analyses to derive biodiversity indicators for identifying global hot spots.
Town of Stonington, Stonington, CT
GIS Analyst
Digitized emergency flooding evacuation routes for coastal Connecticut towns for planning procedures.
NatureServe, Boulder, CO May Aug 2015
Conservation Planning and Decision Support Intern
Created and reformatted spatial datasets and metadata for Redwoods Vista conservation project.
Researched various data sources and provided opinion on most accurate procedures for Redwoods project.
Town of Mansfield, Mansfield, CT
GIS Intern
Manipulated shapefiles, georeferenced surveyed images, and organized geodatabases.
Produced maps for grants applications to adopt environmentally significant parcels.
Environment Maine, Portland, ME
Attended and took notes at lobby meetings at State House in Augusta, Maine.
Wrote letters to the editor, completed fact sheets, and updated databases.
Maine Lakes Resource Center, Belgrade, ME
Environmental Communications Intern
Taught waterfront owners conservation techniques to prevent rain runoff in the Belgrade Lakes Watershed.
Informed Belgrade residents and visitors of invasive species eradication process.

Proficient in ESRI ArcGIS, Model Builder, Google Earth, and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Detail-oriented with ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
Excellent communication and writing abilities.

Ellie Linden

Posted 2017-11-22 under Analyst, Cartography, Database, Geospatial, Land Use, Planning, Remote Sensing, Research, Science