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Sinkhole:08-534 (Hernando County, 1988)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 08-534
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Aug. 2, 1988
USGS Quadrangle Name: Brooksville, U-32
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 25 ft
Width: 25 ft
Depth: 8 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Yes
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sand
Comments: SINKHOLE DAMAGED ROAD, EXPOSED SEWER LINE AND NEAR. RETENTION POND. NEAR 519, 524. . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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