Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:26-501 (Alachua County, 1983)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 26-501
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: April 23, 1983
USGS Quadrangle Name: Newberry, L-31
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 25 ft
Width: 25 ft
Depth: 25 ft
Slope of Sides: 20
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Unknown
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Pasture
Soil Type: Rock, Limestone
Comments: CLOSE TO SINK 500. END. . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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