Susan Smith has worked as an editor and writer in the technology industry for over 16 years. As an editor she has been responsible for the launch of a number of technology trade publications, both in print and online. Currently, Susan is the Editor of GISCafe and AECCafe, as well as those sites’ … More »
Esri interactive map of Moore Oklahoma Tornado available
May 23rd, 2013 by Susan Smith
Esri’s interactive map is available for the media to embed or share as part of ongoing tornado and severe weather coverage. View the tornado’s path and damage radius, schools in the area, and where the general public can dropoff relief supplies. You can also explore geotagged social media from Twitter, YouTube, and Flickr overlaid on 2012 population density data.
You can customize the map by zooming or panning and changing the keywords or data ranges to localize social media content. Both the default map or your customized version can be embedded on your news site by using the Link button.