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Sinkhole:02-759 (Citrus County, 1990)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 02-759
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Feb. 7, 1990
USGS Quadrangle Name: Rutland (S-34)
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 2 ft
Width: 2 ft
Depth: 2 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Mulch And Sand
Comments: ELEVEN WHEEL BARREL LOADS OF SAND REQUIRED TO FILL SINKHOLE OVER A TWO WEEK. PERIOD.. . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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