Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:75-597 (Orange County, 1987)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 75-597
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Aug. 27, 1987
USGS Quadrangle Name: Windemere, V-39
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 15 ft
Width: 20 ft
Depth: 20 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 2
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: 67
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Urban (Medium/High Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sandy
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Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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