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Sinkhole:75-068 (Orange County, 2000)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 75-068
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: June 4, 2000
USGS Quadrangle Name: Apopka
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 65 ft
Width: 65 ft
Depth: 40 ft
Slope of Sides: 75
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 40
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Unknown
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Not Recorded
Soil Type: White Sand
Comments: DROUGHT CONDITIONS AT THIS TIME. LAND USE - SAND HILL. NEARBY TRAIL CLOSED, SH ROPED OFF. DEP PROPERTY. END. . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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