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Date: 2002

Location: Woodville, Codroy Valley

Easting:

Northing:

Latitude: 48° 12' 00" N

Longitude: 58° 52' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Personal comunication and observation, Shirley McCuaig and Keith Guzzwell

Residents contacted government with concerns regarding karst development and sinkholes close to housing in Woodville. Sinkhole development is common in the area through dissolution of gypsum bedrock. The sink holes are active and may pose a hazard.

 
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