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See mapping applications that Esri has created in support of disaster response efforts and to provide insight into current events.

Title Date
Political Experience Map
Political Experience Map

Explore the public opinion map of whether or not a US presidential candidate should have prior experience in an elected office. Cast your vote.

Ongoing

Presidential Primary Election Calendar Map
Presidential Primary Election Calendar Map

Get information on all the US primaries and caucuses in 2012.

Ongoing
Global Incident Viewer
Global Incident Viewer

See where volcanoes, earthquakes, fires, and cyclones are happening right now.

Ongoing
Earthquakes: Latest News
Earthquakes: Latest News

See the location of recent earthquakes and social media pertaining to them.

Ongoing
Severe Weather: Latest News
Severe Weather: Latest News

View continuously updated U.S. tornado reports, wind storm reports, weather warnings, and precipitation.

Ongoing
Wildfires: Latest News
Wildfires: Latest News

View continuously updated U.S. wildfire information.

Ongoing
Hurricanes and Cyclones: Latest News
Hurricanes and Cyclones: Latest News

View continuously updated hurricane information.

Ongoing
Make a Nuclear Proximity Map
Make a Nuclear Proximity Map

See how close you are to U.S. nuclear plants.

Ongoing
Make a Demographic Map
Make a Demographic Map

Make and share a map of a selected area in the U.S. showing various census data.

Ongoing
Healthy Place History
Healthy Place History

Compares places you've lived with heart attack rates and toxic release inventory.

Ongoing
Yellowstone River Oil Spill Map
Yellowstone River Oil Spill Map

Learn about the oil spill in the Yellowstone River and see social media related to this event.

7/2011
Earth Day Poll Map
Earth Day Poll Map

Vote on what you think are the most important environmental challenges facing humankind.

4/2011
St. Louis Tornado
St. Louis Tornado

View a map showing social media related to the tornado that ripped through St. Louis, Missouri.

4/2011
American Civil War
American Civil War

Compare how the area around Fort Sumter, South Carolina looked in 1861 to how it looks today.

4/2011
March Madness Fan Map
March Madness Fan Map

Vote on who you want to win the 2011 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.

3/2011
Superbowl Fan Map
Superbowl Fan Map

Vote on which team you want to win the Superbowl, then see how people voted around the U.S.

2/2011
Australia Flooding Response Map
Australia Flooding Response Map

See the scope of the response to the December 2010 flooding in Australia.

12/2010
Japan Social Media
Japan Social Media

This map pulls in social media related to the 9.0 earthquake in Japan.

3/2011
Japan Nuclear Impact
Japan Nuclear Impact

See the location of Japan's nuclear plants relative to population, as well as information reported by the community.

3/2011
Japan Tsunami Movement
Japan Tsunami Movement

See a dynamic map of tsunami movement throughout the Pacific Ocean.

3/2011
How Japan Shifted
How Japan Shifted

See how much the earth's surface in Japan shifted because of tectonic plate movement.

3/2011
Earthquakes: Timeline
Earthquakes: Timeline

Play a timeline of world earthquakes from 1970 to 2010.

1/2011
Flooding:  Latest News
Flooding: Latest News

View continuously updated U.S. flooding information.

3/2011
Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: Situational Awareness
Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: Situational Awareness

See a variety of information related to the spill area including wildlife habitat, predicted wind speed, nautical chart, etc.

4/2010
Libya Unrest
Libya Unrest

This map pulls in social media pertaining to events in Libya.

2/2011
Horn of Africa Drought Crisis Map
Horn of Africa Drought Crisis Map

The Horn of Africa (consisting of Eritrea, Djibouti, Ethiopia and Somalia) is currently experiencing widespread drought and famine.

8/2011
US Flooding from Hurricane Irene
US Flooding from Hurricane Irene

View current flooding, flood warnings, precipitation, and related social media in the Northeast.

8/2011
US Population Change Map
US Population Change Map

Explore population gains and losses in each state since the 2000 Census.

9/2011
Occupy Wall Street Social Media Map
Occupy Wall Street Social Media Map

See what people are reporting about the demonstrations happening on Wall Street.

10/2011
Patterns of Unemployment and Population
Patterns of Unemployment and Population

Despite recent signs of recovery, unemployment remains a major national issue. How do patterns of unemployment relate to regional changes in population?

2/2012
 
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