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Crisis: Ebola: Tracking Ebola Outbreaks

Resources to study the Ebola outbreak in West Africa

Maps and Timelines

Ebola Outbreak Response - maps from the World Health Organization Global Alert and Response group

2014 West African Ebola Response - wiki produced by the Humanitarian Open Street Map Team, includes daily updates, shapefiles for mapping the outbreak, off-road navigation advice, and other resources for humanitarian aide workers.

Ebola Facts: Where Are the Most New Cases Being Reported? New York Times maps and data graphics.

2014 Ebola Outbreaks - this timeline and map provided by Boston Children's Hospital and the Harvard Medical School

Ebola: Tracking the Outbreak - maps provided by the National Geographic Society

Watch How Ebola has Spread - this interactive graphic from Time magazine illustrates the movement of Ebola over time and through space.

Mapping the World's Worst Ebola Epidemic - from al-Jazeera maps data from the World Health Organization, the Centers for Disease Control, and Liberia's Health Ministry.

Ebola 1976-2015 - "This documentary, in the form of a Google Map, tracks the history of the deadly Ebola Virus that spread throughout central Africa between 1976 and 2015..."  Brings together information including fact sheets, statistics, ecoregions, outbreak news, WHO reports, various bat species and their range, etc.