Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:02-572 (Citrus County, 1984)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 02-572
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: July 26, 1984
USGS Quadrangle Name: Crystal River, R-31
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 1.5 ft
Width: 1.5 ft
Depth: 4 ft
Slope of Sides: 60
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: Yes
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Excessive Rainfall
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Unknown
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Pasture
Soil Type: Sandy
Comments: RAINFALL IN THE LAST FEW DAYS 6 TO 9 INCHES. END. . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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