Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:02-602 (Citrus County, 1985)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 02-602
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Sept. 2, 1985
USGS Quadrangle Name: Homosassa,S-31
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Unknown
Length: 5 ft
Width: 3 ft
Depth: 2.5 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 2
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: Yes
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Plumpage
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Yes
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sandy & Rocky
Comments: CHIMNEY SHAPE CAVITY. END. . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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