Colorado Prepares for Natural Disasters Using Advanced Technology

After a catastrophic year of increased natural disasters such as drought and wildfires in Colorado, a team of Colorado University scientists launched an interactive web tool to identify the communities most vulnerable to disasters. With this information, government officials will be able to create early detection systems and rapid response mechanisms for emergencies and help to mitigate damage in the most at-risk areas. Rossana Longo-Better reports from Boulder, Colorado.

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