Seven graphics that sum up Puerto Rico disaster | BBC News

Many people have been asking about what is happening in the island. This British report summarizes the current situation with pragmatic figures. #PuertoRicoStrong via Seven graphics that sum up Puerto Rico disaster - BBC News

Hurricane Maria: An update on members of our BSA family in Puerto Rico | Scouting Magazine

September 28, 2017 Bryan Wendell Members of the Boy Scouts of America living in Puerto Rico — including nearly 11,000 members across 300 Scout units — have been severely impacted by Hurricane Maria, which devastated the island as a Category 4 hurricane on Sept. 20. The damaged Guajataca Dam, at risk of failing completely, is next to the …

Actions to Support Communities after Natural Disasters | #DisasterRecovery

Puerto Rico, Mexico, Florida Keys, Houston, and several other Caribbean Islands had recent natural disasters. Earthquakes in Mexico and hurricanes have created zones of disaster recovery actions. We can help in many ways. 1. Keep these countries in your prayers in positive thoughts. 2. Find you cause, donate your talents, time, and treasure. Keep the …

Mobile Devices and Social Media: Instant News and Knowledge | Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche | #CitizenReporters

#CitizensReporters have been using #MobileDevices and #SocialMedia to share instant news, videos, texts, and pictures during times of crisis. We have seen political demonstrations, elections, events, disasters, and many more cases. We have in our hands a powerful computer, communicator, and camera to share and connect with family and friends. We also use these technologies …

Jacksonville went back to normal after Hurricane Irma.

Jacksonville went back to normal after Hurricane Irma. We observed cargo ships, fishing boats, and sport boats using St Johns River to connect the city to the sea.  Lessons after the storm. Recovering is a task of all our community and visitors. One week after Hurricane Irma crossed Florida from the Keys to Jacksonville, Florida, …