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This tipsheet covers how to prepare your research and story before a disaster strikes, how to become an expert on various natural disasters, and where to find the records you need and the most common areas to find your stories.
Covering natural disasters can be an overwhelming task, use these tips from McClure, Chief Environmental Correspondent at InvestigateWest. He provides advice for before the weather starts.
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.