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Sinkhole:55-036 (Leon County, 1999)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 55-036
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Oct. 5, 1999
USGS Quadrangle Name: Havana South
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 4 ft
Width: 4 ft
Depth: 1 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Slow
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Orange Clayey Sand
Comments: APPEARS TO BE KARST PIPE IN SOIL. FORMED UNDER EDGE OF PATIO SLAB. END. . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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