Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:02-756 (Citrus County, 1990)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 02-756
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Feb. 12, 1990
USGS Quadrangle Name: Homosassa (S-31)
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 14 ft
Width: 13.3 ft
Depth: 8 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 8
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Excessive Rainfall
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Clean White Sand.
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Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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