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Sinkhole:02-767 (Citrus County, 1990)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 02-767
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Oct. 15, 1990
USGS Quadrangle Name: Homosassa S-31
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 4 ft
Width: 4 ft
Depth: 3 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: Unknown
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Excessive Rainfall
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sandy
Comments: TRUCK NEAR WHEEL FELL INTO SINK. SINK FORMED DURING TROPICAL. STORM MARCO. . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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