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Sinkhole:02-641 (Citrus County, 1987)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 02-641
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: July 6, 1987
USGS Quadrangle Name: Inverness S-33
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 1 ft
Width: 1 ft
Depth: 7 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: Yes
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: 15
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Limestone
Comments: SINK IS JUST A VERTICAL DROP STRAIGHT DOWN IN LIMESTONE.. NUMEROUS SINKS IN THE AREA.. . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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