Five hundred kilometers crack in Mexico. Photo

Karst holes

20.07.11.Treschina that appeared July 13 in Santa Maria Huejoculco, in Chalco (Chalco), Mexico, has reached 1500 meters in length, but the authorities have not taken measures to prevent it, said Jacobo Espinoza Hilario, the person responsible for Social Planning Project Sierra Nevada of the Autonomous Metropolitan University.

In addition, after the examination, it was found that in the Santa Maria Huejoculco have one fault length of about 4 km, which reaches La Candelaria Tlapala, in the community of Miraflores, in Chalco, explained Professor in interview with Martin Espinosa for Grupo Imagen Multimedia.

These structures are part of a system of cracks that exist in the region and threaten to spread throughout the eastern Valley of Mexico, due to over-exploitation of aquifers and distribution of housing.

 

Translation: Alex Crete


Source:All is not easy because , Excelsior.com.mx

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