Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:55-020 (Leon County, 2002)

Location










               Loading...

Sinkhole Reference Number: 55-020
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: March 3, 2002
USGS Quadrangle Name: Woodville
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 12 ft
Width: 10 ft
Depth: 6 ft
Slope of Sides: 60
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: Yes
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Grayish Tan Sand
Comments: RECURRING SH PROBLEM IN SAME LOCATION. 8" RAIN 3/2/02 LEADING TO SH DEVELOPMENT. TWO OTHER SH'S IN AREA OCCURRING AT SAME TIME (SEE 55-021, 55-022. PICTURES ATTACHED. END. . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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