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Sinkhole:08-706 (Hernando County, 1981)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 08-706
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Feb. 20, 1981
USGS Quadrangle Name: Spring Lake
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 5 ft
Width: 4 ft
Depth: 4 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Unknown
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Ground Loading
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Urban (Medium/High Density Residential)
Soil Type: Clay
Comments: SINK BORDERS A LAKE AND THE LAKE IS DRAINING INTO IT. THIS SINK HAS OCCURRED BEFORE AND PLUGGED BY RESIDENT. END. . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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