Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:36-508 (Marion County, 1982)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 36-508
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: April 9, 1982
USGS Quadrangle Name: Ocala West
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 42 ft
Width: 25 ft
Depth: 5 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 5
Limestone Visible: Unknown
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Excessive Rainfall
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Unknown
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Pasture
Soil Type: Clay
Comments: END. . . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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