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Sinkhole:02-651 (Citrus County, 1988)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 02-651
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Feb. 15, 1988
USGS Quadrangle Name: Yankeetown Se, Q-31,
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 6 ft
Width: 6 ft
Depth: 13 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
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: No
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Yes
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sandy
Comments: STEEP SIDED SINKHOLE WITH ROCKY BOTTOM 100 FEET. FROM HOUSE.. . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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