A sinkhole, also known as a sink, sink-hole, shakehole, swallet, swallow hole, or
doline (the different terms for sinkholes are often used interchangeably), is a ...
The car was stuck on the edge of a five meter wide sinkhole.
Sinkholes are much more than holes in the ground. Learn how sinkholes can
cause the Earth to swallow up you, your home and your car.
Sinkholes are part of the slow, natural process of erosion in Florida's limestone
terrain that occur over thousands of years. These common geologic phenomena
Sinkholes are depressions or holes in the land surface that occur throughout ...
More facts about sinkholes can be found in the District's Sinkhole Brochure.
Some of the most famous sinkholes are seemingly endless pits that swallow trees
, cars and buildings. Here are some of the world's most fascinating sinkholes.
Nov 10, 2014 ... Sinkholes are a common feature of Florida's landscape. They are only one of
many kinds of karst landforms, which include caves, disappearing ...
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(from Bates and Jackson, Dictionary of Geological terms.) Sinkholes are a natural
component of Flori- da's landscape. In the simplest sense, sink- holes are ...
Nov 20, 2014 ... A sinkhole 20 by 30 meters (65 by 98 feet) in size has been found near a Uralkali
mine in Russia's Perm region. While the company says the ...
Jul 17, 2014 ... Sinkholes: What are sinkholes and why do they form, from USGS Water Science.