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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 13, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The reopening of the Summer Bay Resort in Clermont, Florida after a building was swallowed by a sinkhole noted.

(Clermont, Florida: Manuel Bojorquez) The profusion of sinkholes in central Florida featured; scenes shown of a resort building collapsing into the hole; details given about the push to give residents more warning; map shown of “sinkhole alley”; diagram shown. [Florida Geological Survey Clint KROMHOUT†- says we’re hoping to create a map of the relative vulnerability to sinkhole formation.] [Geologist Scott PERCIFULL‡- says we have no idea when material will collapse into a cavity.]

Pelley, Scott;
Bojorquez, Manuel

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