Social media resources for Japanese earthquake, tsunami coverage
Following the earthquake in Japan, and tsunami warnings across the Pacific Coast, Twitter has been abuzz with news and concern.
The Houston Chronicle is using Storify to track social media highlights. Below we have linked to a selection of hashtags, reporters and eyewitnesses covering the event. If you find other valuable resources online, please leave a link in the comments. (See also our quick guide to understanding tsunamis.)
Japan Earthquake and Tsunami
Associated Press reporter in Japan
Interpreter and business consultant in Japan
British citizen living in Tokyo
American who moved to Tokyo in March, posting photos
Australian who has lived in Tokyo for 7 years
Sree Sreenivasan is maintaining a resource list on Facebook that includes links to videos, news sources and social media feeds.
Star Advertiser reporter
Star-Advertiser online producer
Civil Beat community host
FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate
YouTube - CitizenTube
Collection of earthquake videos