Reporter's Toolbox

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Reporter's Toolbox is a bi-monthly feature of the SEJournal Online that brings working environmental journalists how-to's for using tools, databases and other resources to improve their reporting. For questions and comments, to suggest future Toolboxes or to offer to write one, email the SEJournal Online Toolbox editor at sejournaleditor@sej.org.

 

November 22, 2016

  • With newsrooms well down the digital path, data journalism is increasingly becoming a standard toolset reporters must master. Our latest Reporter's Toolbox is a four-step primer designed to help you use readily available tools to collect, clean up and analyze data, then use it to tell your stories. Image: © Clipart.com

March 1, 2016

December 15, 2015

March 1, 2015

  • Climate Central science writer John Upton explains how to use the visualization tool that brings to virtual life the climate- and weather-related data generated by the 13 federal agencies that collaborate to form the U.S. Global Change Research Program.

January 15, 2014

  • Caroline D'Angelo of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting shares some of what they’ve learned about the industry so you can put it to work in repurposing your older, evergreen content and think about new ways to present future work. Photo, by PCCR's Meghan Dhaliwal: Buck Lodge Middle School students read the Center's e-book "In Search of Home."

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