Community Tweets in the SoCal Fires

Submitted by Holly on Tue, 10/23/2007 - 9:33am

Flickr Photo From: thedpqThe fires in Southern California are a tremendous tragedy. I've heard estimates that up to 500,000 people have been asked to evacuate their homes.

As this is one of the most tech-saturated areas of the country, though, it's interesting to see how many individuals and organizations are turning to the web to organize, share, and emote.

I asked the NTEN community to tell me what they were watching yesterday. Here are a few of the things you told me:

Individuals on Twitter:

Organizations on Twitter:

Maps:

Blogs:

Many thanks to Rebecca, Camron, Don, curthopkins, Claire, and others for their links!