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Sinkhole:16-103 (Polk County, 2006)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 16-103
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: June 15, 2006
USGS Quadrangle Name: Mulberry
Size Dimensions: Unknown
Shape of Sinkhole: Unknown
Length: -
Width: -
Depth: -
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Slow
Triggering Mechanisms: Excessive Rainfall
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Yes
Landuse Codes: Urban (Medium/High Density Residential)
Soil Type: White Sand, Some Organics
Comments: THE FEATURE IS STILL UNDER WATER. POSSIBLY WITH A DEVELOPING 2ND SINKHOLE. ONE HOUSE SUSTAINED STRUCTURAL DAMAGE. ONE DECK AND GAZEBO WERE LOST AND THE END OF A CONCRETE BOAT LANDING WERE LOST. HARLEY MEANS AHS NUMEROUS PHOTOS.


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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