Sinkhole in florida map. Florida resident questions answered. Use interactive sinkhole maps to search sinkhole affected parcels sinkhole incidents to avoid buying a sinkhole house. A sinkhole from 2012 that swallowed the back of a home at shoal drive in hudson. These maps show the probability frequency and density of sinkhole activity in your neighborhood.
A sinkhole also known as a cenote sink sink hole swallet swallow hole or doline the different terms for sinkholes are often used interchangeably is a depression or hole in the ground caused by some form of collapse of the surface layer. 3000 commonwealth boulevard suite 1 tallahassee florida 32303. Sinkhole situation in florida. At the time the picture was taken pasco county fire officials said the sinkhole is currently 40 feet wide and 20.
Florida department of environmental protection florida geological survey. Click on a florida county to expand and see notable sinkhole incidents in that county. However a number of other factors can cause holes depressions or subsidence of the ground surface. As one of floridas leading sinkhole repair companies helicon has successfully completed thousands of sinkhole repair projects in the state of florida with a focus on the tampa bay metropolitan area including the surrounding counties of hillsborough pinellas pasco hernando polk citrus and marion counties.
Do i have a sinkhole. This map from the us. My yard is settling. Buying a house in sinkhole prone areas.
Geological survey shows the various water soluble rock underlying different areas of the united states that are prone to sinkhole formation description of map and colors in shns map courtesy us. The favorability of floridas geology to sinkhole formation.