Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:10-671 (Hillsborough County, 1987)

Location










               Loading...

Sinkhole Reference Number: 10-671
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Nov. 11, 1987
USGS Quadrangle Name: Odessa X-31
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 7 ft
Width: 4.5 ft
Depth: 5 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 4
Limestone Visible: No
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: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sand
Comments: SINK FORMED ADJACENT TO #668. THE SINK FORMED BENEATH THE WHEELS OF. A PICKUP TRUCK. HEAVY EQUIPMENT HAD GONE OVER THE AREA EARLIER IN. THE MORNING WITH NO EARTH MOVEMENT OCCURRING.. . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
© Copyright TheLedger.com — All rights reserved. Restricted Use only.