Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:31-006 (Gilchrist County, 2002)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 31-006
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: March 26, 2002
USGS Quadrangle Name: Fanning Springs
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 12 ft
Width: 5 ft
Depth: 20 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Yes
Landuse Codes: Not Recorded
Soil Type: White Clean Sand
Comments: NO COMMENTS. END. . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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