Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:16-598 (Polk County, 1988)

Location










               Loading...

Sinkhole Reference Number: 16-598
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Sept. 7, 1988
USGS Quadrangle Name: Winter Haven Y-38
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 5 ft
Width: 5 ft
Depth: 6 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: Unknown
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sand
Comments: SINKHOLE LOCATED NEAR 524.. . . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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