Inside The Solution Holes In The Everglades

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Solution holes are one of the most prominent yet little discussed features of the Florida landscape. From Pensacola to Key West, they pockmark the karstic bones of the very ground we stand on, helping fresh water flow under, through, and over the land on its way from a rain cloud, to the aquifer, to the… Continue reading Inside The Solution Holes In The Everglades

Solution Holes Of The Everglades

©Jacob Katel. All rights reserved

Most of Florida is a karstic paradise, where the limestone bedrock is exposed at the surface of the earth and hydrodynamics push billions of gallons of rainwater over and through clusters of solution holes along inland water transfer routes formed one millimeter at a time, over thousands of years, beginning millions of years ago when… Continue reading Solution Holes Of The Everglades