Can Twitter Help the EPA Map Environmental Concerns?

Over the past two years, the EPA has improved pollution inspection and enforcement efforts with customizable geographic data that has allowed the agency to better target problem areas.  As a result of the EPA Geoplatform, officials can now create custom Web maps combined with their personalized data for easier sharing and publishing.  

Now, the agency is considering using Twitter to map public reactions to environmental concerns via the same platform.

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