Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:02-778 (Citrus County, 1991)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 02-778
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Feb. 8, 1991
USGS Quadrangle Name: Ozello, S-30
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 10 ft
Width: 3 ft
Depth: 5 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 4
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: Urban (Medium/High Density Residential)
Soil Type: Unknown
Comments: WATER IN SINK TIDE AFFECTED. NEAR 02-777.. . . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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