New Madrid Planning Group: Huntsville High School

Project Start Year: 2014 Community Focus: Regional Client(s): American Red Cross

Technologies used in this project:

  • Animation
  • Audio/Video
  • Database
  • GIS(Geographic Information System)
  • GPS(Global Positioning System)
  • Graphic Design

Software applications predominantly used in this project:

  • ArcGIS
  • ArcGIS Server
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Photoshop

Project Goal – What is the outcome/deliverable?:

There will be several products coming out of this project. Students using ArcGIS will produce a variety of maps for use by the planning group. In addition to this aspect of the project, students will produce PSA's and handouts educating people to the dangers and the steps necessary to be safe.

Purpose of Project – Who is the project helping and what is the project about?:

Our project is assisting the American Red Cross New Madrid Planning Group which is focused on readiness and capacity development goals related to the five key activities (sheltering, feeding, Disaster Assessment, Staffing Emergency Operations Centers and fundraising) for large scale incidents.

Future Plans:

As the needs of the New Madrid Planning Group evolve, we will assist them in whatever ways we can. In the meantime, we will continue to develop public education presentations designed to make the public aware of the threat and of the steps necessary for them to take to be prepared.

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