Engagement Journalism

Follow the Camp Fire, November 2018 & Ongoing

Follow the Camp Fire is an in-progress project tracking the recovery of 121 evacuees of the Camp Fire.  A pilot project wedding engagement journalism and disaster reporting, this project will investigate and report on the ongoing experience of wildfire evacuees, and issues related to wildfire preparation and mitigation.

The goal is to improve news dissemination and public awareness of policy, natural resource management and the risk of natural disaster in the age of climate change.

The Rural News Network October 2017

The Rural News Network is a news publication model dedicated to supporting rural news outlets in order to better serve rural readers and export rural stories to a broader audience.

The Rural Stories Project November 2017

The Rural Stories Project is a platform documenting and exploring the culture and communities of rural California. Utilizing interpretive text, photography, and recorded conversations and interviews, this project provides a window into rural life, shedding light on the history and forces defining these places. Find it here.