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Do gophers undermining the paved road cause potholes ?

If you mean, do they cause all potholes, certainly not. Potholes exist in many parts of the country which have no gophers. Water damage causes most of them, I believe.

If you mean, do they cause some potholes, I doubt it. Paved roads are built with substantial roadbeds, going down a foot or two, of crushed rock, which gophers don't seem likely to want to tunnel through.


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