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Resource ID: #2700
Subject: Faster CAR: The latest in investigations with mapping
Source: Ft_Worth_IRE_Annual_2006Sarah Okeson;David Herzog
Affiliation: (Peoria;Ill.) Journal Star;NICAR and Missouri School of Journalism
Date: 2006



Okeson explains how she used mapping techniques to report on Peoria County's preparedness for tornadoes after one hit South Pekin, a small village near Peoria, IL. She explains how she used a GPS device, how to download waypoints, and also gives a list of helpful Web sites that were used for the story. A copy of the relevant story is also included.

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