Potential Use of Social Media in the NEPA Process

NCHRP 25-25/80

Interactive Tools Matrix

Collage of Social Networking Products

Video & Photo Sharing


Vine is a mobile service that lets users capture and share short looping videos. Vine videos are limited to a maximum of six seconds. www.vine.co

Features: P; CI; GL; MC
Benefits: Government-specific groups and discussions, free training and education
Enhances or enhanced by: Twitter
Potential NEPA Application: Method to share short video clips as a communication method to supplement text posts on Twitter. Could be used to share project information for users to respond to. The research team is not aware of prior use of Vine for NEPA.
Notes: Add interest to Twitter posts by occasionally including a Vine video of the project team working, a public meeting or stakeholder committee in action, or a site visit.