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Sinkholes - Florida Department of Environmental Protection


In Florida sinkholes form in carbonate bedrock, principally limestone and dolostone. Naturally acidic rainwater enters the soil and percolates downward.

Giant Sinkhole At Florida Plant Leaks Polluted Water Into State ...


Sep 29, 2016 ... Water containing low-level radiation and other pollutants has poured into Florida's primary drinking water aquifer through a gaping sinkhole 45 ...

A Massive Sinkhole Just Dumped Radioactive Waste Into Florida ...


Sep 21, 2016 ... An aerial photo of the massive sinkhole that opened up underneath a gypsum stack at a Mosaic phosphate fertilizer plant in Mulberry, Florida ...

Florida sinkhole causes huge waste water leak into aquifer - BBC.com


Sep 17, 2016 ... About 980 million litres of contaminated water have leaked into Florida's main underground source of drinking water, officials say.

Florida Sinkhole Locations | Earth Tech


Enter your address and find mapping of recent sinkhole locations within a half mile to 8 miles of your home.

Fertilizer plant leak leads to massive sinkhole in Florida - CBS News


Sep 16, 2016 ... TAMPA, Fla. More than 200 million gallons of contaminated waste water from a fertilizer plant in central Florida leaked into one of the state's ...

Two Massive Sinkholes Open Up On Florida's Turnpike In Miami ...


Aug 29, 2016 ... Two massive sinkholes on the Florida turnpike, caused by a broken water line, snarled traffic in Miami over the weekend.

Why Are There So Many Sinkholes in Florida? - The Atlantic


Aug 22, 2014 ... Yes, Florida has more sinkholes than any other state in the nation, according to the local agency that oversees insurance regulations and ...

Sinkholes in Florida and The Worst Place to Live – Moving to Florida


Florida has more sinkholes than any other U.S. state and you need seperate insurance to be covered. Learn more here.

Sinkholes News, Photos and Videos - ABC News


Scores of residents in Polk County, Florida have requested water quality testing after a fertilizer plant admitted a sinkhole on its property leached 215 million ...

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Massive Sinkhole Leaks Radioactive Water Into Florida's Aquifer


Sep 23, 2016 ... A massive sinkhole recently collapsed nearby Mulberry, Florida, draining approximately 215 million gallons of radioactive and contaminated ...

Sinkhole Maps of Florida Counties


Record 1 - 25 of 52 ... Outline maps of Florida's counties, displaying sinkholes of varying sizes. Some counties contain no sinkholes, and therefore do not have a ...

Florida sinkhole that swallowed a man has reopened - CNN.com


Aug 20, 2015 ... A massive sinkhole in Florida, which had been filled in, has opened up again -- bringing back nightmarish memories of when it swallowed a ...