Third Sinkhole Opens Up In Florida Town

It is three miles from where a sinkhole opened under a man's bedroom, killing him.

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  • Florida County Sinkhole Maps | Interactive Sinkhole Maps
    In general, areas of the state where limestone is close to surface, or areas with deeper limestone but with a conducive configuration of water table elevation, stratigraphy, and aquifer characteristics have increased sinkhole activity. For more information about sinkholes in Florida, check this “Essential Guide to Sinkholes in Florida”.
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  • Sinkhole
    A sinkhole is a depression or hole in the ground caused by some form of collapse of the surface layer. The term is sometimes used to refer to doline, enclosed depressions that are in locally also known as vrtače and shakeholes, and to openings where surface water enters into underground passages known as ponor, swallow hole or swallet. A cenote is a type of sinkhole that exposes groundwater ...
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  • Florida Sinkholes and Florida Sinkhole Alley Guide ...
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    11/23/2021 - 8:02 pm | View Website
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  • FAQ about the Land O' Lakes sinkhole
    It's been three days since a massive sinkhole in Land O' Lakes swallowed two homes, a boat, part of a road and a driveway. The community is ready to band together to move forward from the tragedy ...
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