Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:31-005 (Gilchrist County, 2002)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 31-005
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Feb. 13, 2002
USGS Quadrangle Name: Trenton
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 1.7 ft
Width: 2.2 ft
Depth: 2.7 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: Yes
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Clean Limerock
Comments: NO COMMENTS. END. . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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