Return to Elwha
Team: Peggy Bustamante, Jason Jaacks, Erik Reyna.
About the Project: Return to Elwha is a web-based documentary project that follows the largest dam removal in United States history.
- Google Maps API
- Stamen Design tools
Peggy Bustamante is an interactive and news apps developer at the news organization Digital First Media. She previously worked at Newsday on Long Island, where her design and development work with the Multimedia departments “A Fighting Chance” project garnered her a 2013 Emmy nomination. Always imagining new forms of visual storytelling, Peggy earned a Masters in IT/Digital Media from Harvard University.
Jason Jaacks is a nonfiction multimedia storyteller working at the intersection of social issues and the environment. He is currently pursuing a Masters at the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California at Berkeley.
Erik Reyna is visual journalist who has just begun his graduate studies in New Media at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. He earned his Bachelors of Journalism in Photojournalism from the University of Texas at Austin.