Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:15-022 (Pinellas County, 2011)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 15-022
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: June 16, 2011
USGS Quadrangle Name: Elfers
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 15 ft
Width: 15 ft
Depth: 15 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: Unknown
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Unknown
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: Unknown
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sandy
Comments: SWP110616-3746: sinkhole formed at rear of home damaging a shed; see also 15-023

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

© Copyright TheLedger.com — All rights reserved. Restricted Use only.