Best Practices For Using Social Media In Hurricanes And Other Crisis Situations

GRAND ISLE, LOUISIANA – AUGUST 31: Destruction is left in the wake of Hurricane Ida on August 31, … [+] 2021 in Grand Isle, Louisiana near New Orleans. Ida made landfall August 29 as a Category 4 storm southwest of New Orleans, causing widespread power outages, flooding and massive damage. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)… Continue reading Best Practices For Using Social Media In Hurricanes And Other Crisis Situations

Webcams and social media apps are changing the way we experience hurricanes

In an ever-more-internet-connected world, we are getting close-up views of extreme weather in ways that were hard to imagine a generation ago. When Hurricane Ida barreled ashore and ransacked the Louisiana coast on Sunday, we were able to see the storm surge inundate Grand Isle through remote video cameras that were installed by storm chasers.… Continue reading Webcams and social media apps are changing the way we experience hurricanes