UH Geologists: Northwest ‘Burbs Still Sinking

Parts of northwestern Harris County are sinking at an unusual rate. Geologists at the University of Houston published a study that found that some points in Jersey Village are subsiding by over two inches a year. Florian Martin took a closer look at the issue.



Florian Martin

Florian Martin

General Assignment Reporter

Florian Martin is a general assignment reporter for News 88.7 and his duties include covering Houston City Hall.Florian’s stories can frequently be heard on other public radio stations throughout Texas and on NPR nationwide. He won first place in general assignment (radio) from the Texas AP Broadcasters in 2014.Florian is...

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