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Sinkhole:14-738 (Pasco County, 1978)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 14-738
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: May 6, 1978
USGS Quadrangle Name: Dade City
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 3 ft
Width: 2 ft
Depth: 4 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Unknown
Triggering Mechanisms: Excessive Rainfall
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Unknown
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Unknown
Comments: SINKHOLE OCCURRED DURING HEAVY RAIN. DROUGHT CONDITIONS FOR THIRTY DAYS. THEN HEAVY RAIN, ACCORDING TO SINCLAIR.. END. . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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