Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:36-505 (Marion County, 1982)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 36-505
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: April 9, 1982
USGS Quadrangle Name: Ocala East
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 20 ft
Width: 12 ft
Depth: 10 ft
Slope of Sides: 50
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: Yes
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Unknown
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Pasture
Soil Type: Sand
Comments: END. . . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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