Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:11-009 (Lake County, 1989)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 11-009
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Dec. 26, 1989
USGS Quadrangle Name: Lk. Nellie, V-37
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 60 ft
Width: 80 ft
Depth: 3.5 ft
Slope of Sides: 30
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Plumpage
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Grove
Soil Type: Vaucluse Sand
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Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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