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Sinkhole:16-592 (Polk County, 1986)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 16-592
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: July 12, 1986
USGS Quadrangle Name: Plant City E Y-35
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 30 ft
Width: 25 ft
Depth: 20 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Unknown
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Unknown
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Unknown
Comments: THE LIMESTONE IN THE AREA IS OVERLAIN BY A CLAYEY SAND.. . . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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