Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:36-033 (Marion County, 1998)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 36-033
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Feb. 23, 1998
USGS Quadrangle Name: Ocala East
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 14 ft
Width: 13 ft
Depth: 12 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Excessive Rainfall
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Unknown
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Yes
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Clayey Sand
Comments: TOPO. MAP IN FILE. END. . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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