Sinkhole risk map florida. New home warranties risk management protection for home builders. Florida sinkhole reopens two years after it swallowed a sleeping man and killed him. I know folks selling land there who hauled in tons of earth so that it wouldnt appear to be sinking by a footwater rising by a foot. Florida department of environmental protection florida geological survey.
Do i have a sinkhole. June 25 2018 report. At the time the picture was taken pasco county fire officials said the sinkhole is currently 40 feet wide and 20. A summary of the 2016 new wales sinkhole.
My yard is settling. Sinkhole losses have been on the rise the last few years in florida. According to a report by the state 211 property insurers responded that claims increased from 2360 in 2006 to 6694 in 2010. In 2016 a sinkhole opened at the new wales site near mulberry fla.
More than 200 million gallons of contaminated waste water from a fertilizer plant in central florida leaked into one of the states main underground sources of drinking water after a. Florida resident questions answered. A sinkhole from 2012 that swallowed the back of a home at shoal drive in hudson. Sinkholes can affect any home in florida according to sinkhole experts from the state.
3000 commonwealth boulevard suite 1 tallahassee florida 32303. Through the efforts of mosaics employees and contractors repairs to the sinkhole were completed in june 2018 and no offsite impacts have resulted from the incident. However a number of other factors can cause holes depressions or subsidence of the ground surface. The gold basin landslide is located along the south fork stillaguamish river within the mount baker snoqualmie national forest in western washington state.