PORT-AU-PRINCE. Massive amounts of tarps are being sent to cover the earthquake victims in Haiti. Tarps Plus, the worldwide leader in tarps is donating and supplying tarps to the earthquake stricken area. Other relief organizations from around the world are also gathering the much needed supplies such as medical, mosquito nets, tarps water and shelter. The Red Cross is warehousing supplies in Panama as well as the Army Core Of Engineers.
As Haiti aid efforts hit hurdles, poly tarp covers, water and other types of emergency supplies are in gridlock. Looters and unrest fill the rubble streets as U.S. Paratroopers arrive in the Haitian capital. One spokesperson says that the 7.0 earthquake is the largest fatal disaster to happen in the region's history and the aid and clean up could take years.