Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:11-539 (Lake County, 1989)

Location










               Loading...

Sinkhole Reference Number: 11-539
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Dec. 24, 1989
USGS Quadrangle Name: Howey In The Hills
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 8 ft
Width: 8 ft
Depth: 1.5 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: 67
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Yes
Landuse Codes: Grove
Soil Type: Unk
Comments: THERE IS TWO SINKHOLES ON THIS SITE; SMALL SINKHOLE (11-539) IS. TO THE SOUTH OF LARGER SINKHOLE(11-538). LOCATED TO EAST IS ANCINT. SINKHOLE. OCCURRENCE WAS DURING TIME OF FREZZE PROTECTION. THERE. ARE SEVEARL 12 IN. WELL LOCATED ON SITE. PHOTOGRAPHS WI


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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