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Sinkhole:08-077 (Hernando County, 1999)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 08-077
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Oct. 1, 1999
USGS Quadrangle Name: Masaryktown
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 10 ft
Width: 10 ft
Depth: 10 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Unknown
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Yes
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sand
Comments: SINKHOLE HAS BEEN TAPED OFF BY FIRE DEPT. MET MRS. BLAHA ABOUT SINKHOLE ON NEIGHBORING PROPERTY THAT SHE OVERSEES. RECOMMEND THE HOLE TO BE FILLED IN AND COMPACTED WITH CLAY. THE OTHER SMALL AREAS APPEAR TO BE SETTLING AREAS. END. . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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