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Sinkhole:77-511 (Seminole County, 1970)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 77-511
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Sept. 21, 1970
USGS Quadrangle Name: Casselberry T-41
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 10 ft
Width: 10 ft
Depth: 10 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: No
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: No
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Unknown
Comments: EXTENSIVE MARSHES AND A LAKE ARE AT THE FOOT OF THE SLOPE. WHERE THE SINK OCCURRED.. . . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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