Lincoln Pitcher

Lincoln Pitcher in Greenland

Lincoln Pitcher

Graduate Student



Polar Hydrology, GIS & Remote Sensing, Global Climate Change


BA, Geography/Environmental Studies, UCLA (2011)
BA, Political Science, UCLA (2011)
Minor: Geospatial Information Systems & Technologies, UCLA (2011)
MA, Geography, UCLA (now earning)


Greenland Ice Sheet Glaciology and Hydrology, Remote Sensing, Geographic Information Systems

Selected Publications

LEWIS, J.B.; DEVINE, B.; PITCHER, L.H.; MARTIS, K.C. (2013) Digital Boundary Definitions of United States Congressional Districts, 1789-2012.

Grants & Awards

2011 AAG Political Geography Specialty Group Undergraduate Student Paper Competition. Honorable Mention. 2011 UCLA Library Prize for Undergraduate Research. Judges Discretionary Award. 2011 UCLA: – Cum Laude – Phi Beta Kappa – Highest Departmental Honors. Department of Political Science.

Courses & Presentations

PITCHER, L.H.; SMITH, L.C.; Yang, K.; Chu, V.W.; Gleason, C.J. Inferring Hydrologic Drainage of the Greenland Ice Sheet from a New High Resolution Meltwater Outlet Dataset. AGU 2013 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, 9-13 December, 2013, Poster C33B-0704

PITCHER, L.H.; SMITH, L.C.; RENNERMALM, A.K.; CHU, V.W.; GLEASON, C.J.; YANG, K.; FINNEGAN, D.C.; LEWINTER, A.L.; MOLLER, D.K.; MOUSTAFA, S.E. Intercomparison and Suitability of Greenland topographic datasets for the purpose of hydrologic runoff modeling. AGU 2012 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, 3-7 December, 2012, Poster C43C-0614

PITCHER, L.H.; SMITH, L.C.; CHU, V.W.; WANG, J.; YANG, K. A GIS modeled DEM-based hydrologic drainage network of the Greenland Ice Sheet and non-ice land surface areas. AGU 2011 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, 5-9 December, 2011, Poster C23C-0512


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