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Sinkhole:14-593 (Pasco County, 1988)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 14-593
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Jan. 24, 1988
USGS Quadrangle Name: Port Richey, W-30
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 4 ft
Width: 4 ft
Depth: 5 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Excessive Rainfall
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sand
Comments: SINKHOLE IS LOCATED NEXT TO HOUSE, AGAINST THE GARAGE.. IT WAS FILLED WITH SAND. NO DAMAGE OCCURRED TO HOUSE OR GARAGE.. . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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