Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:10-679 (Hillsborough County, 1987)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 10-679
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: May 14, 1987
USGS Quadrangle Name: Sulfur Springs Y-32
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 9 ft
Width: 7 ft
Depth: 3 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Excessive Rainfall
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Urban (Medium/High Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sand
Comments: FORMED DURING HEAVY RAIN. . . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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