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Sinkhole:26-521 (Alachua County, 1987)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 26-521
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Aug. 25, 1987
USGS Quadrangle Name: High Springs,K-31
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 6 ft
Width: 4 ft
Depth: 15 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: Yes
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Limestone
Comments: NO COMMENTS. . . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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