Newspaper: Giant sinkhole now over 7 acres — Cavern floor below still rising — New flyover footage (VIDEO)

Published: November 10th, 2012 at 9:37 pm ET
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Title: Gas burn-off duration increases at sinkhole
Source: The Advocate
Author: By David J. Mitchell
Date: November 9, 2012

Now at least 7 acres at the surface [previously reported as 5.5 acres] but just 111 feet deep, the slurry-filled sinkhole sits off the edge of the dome, northwest of the cavern.

Title: Update
Source: Texas Brine, LLC
Date: November 9, 2012

Results from yesterday’s measurement of the total depth of the cavern revealed that the cavern floor has risen another four feet since last measured on November 1. The next total depth measurement will occur next Thursday, November 15.

Watch the flyover footage here

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