Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:31-508 (Gilchrist County, 1987)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 31-508
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Nov. 4, 1987
USGS Quadrangle Name: Bell, K-29
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 10 ft
Width: 10 ft
Depth: 1 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
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: Sand
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Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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