Interactive Map: Nuclear Radiation Alert in USA


When we are focusing on the nuclear issue in Asia (e.g. Fukushima in Japan, North Korea) the Nuclear Emergency Tracking Center has created an interactive map for reminding us not to neglect the nuclear radiation in the United States by showing the radiation levels at radiation monitoring stations across the states are elevated.

It is said that 300 tons of radioactive water enter the Pacific Ocean from Fukushima everyday that it will take up to 40 years to clean up the Fukushima disaster.

interactive-google-maps-nuclear-raditaiton-in-usMap Reviews: 4/5 Stars
Annotating various radiation levels in different marker icons with clear map legend, and popup boxes are inserted for brief information. External links are inserted to the infoboxes for users to read the full data. Though the map design is not attractive and special, it is enough for an informative map to showcase the basic information to the public.

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