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Alapaha River Flows into Sinkhole

August 2002 (approx.)

Detailed Description

Surface water-Groundwater (SW-GW) interaction , August 2002. Entire flow of Alapaha River near Jennings, Florida going into sinkhole to Floridan Aquifer. Sinkholes are one of a variety of properties of Karst topographies and carstic underground water systems that develope world wide in water soluble (chemically soluble) rocks (in Florida: carbonate rocks).


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