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Desc:Watch an entire lake disappear through a 14' hole into a salt mine
Category:Accidents & Explosions, Nature & Places
Tags:salt, oops, lake, drill, mine
Submitted:fedex
Date:12/18/11
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Comment count is 13
THA SUGAH RAIN
Did I miss the part as to why they were drilling into a mine through a lake?
RockBolt
They were oil prospecting and drilled in the wrong spot

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Pompoulus
This is a way of mining salt called 'slush mining'. The salt water flows out of the entrance to the mine and into giant buckets, where it dries.

gambol
super dupe
roughnready66
"I Survived Lake Peigneur" hat worn non-ironically
Albuquerque Halsey
"Since 1994 AGL Resources has been using Lake Peigneur’s underlying salt dome as a Storage and Hub facility for pressurized natural gas.[5][6]

There is currently concern from local residents to the safety of storing the gas under the lake and nearby drilling operations.[7]"
Anaxagoras
Oops.
memedumpster
Barely any footage of the actual lake draining.
urbanelf
Have you ever sat in a bath tub?

memedumpster
Are you implying I was drilling for things I shouldn't have been?

cognitivedissonance
No, I haven't ever shat in a.... oh.

William Topaz McGonagall
I don't understand. Why is there something educational airing on the History Channel?
SolRo
This is a very old video

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