Road Stream Crossing Site PM_N019

Pere Marquette River Watershed, Freeman Creek tributary
Dickinson Ave
Troy Twp, Newaygo County
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Site Location
GPS Coordinates: 43.7507820327869 , -86.0189252346754
T16N R14W Sec 29
Owned by Private
Total Erosion: 0.2796 tons/year
Severity: Moderate
Year Inventoried: 2014
Upstream Conditions
Downstream Conditions
Road Approach - Left
Road Approach - Right
Crossing Information
Type of Crossing: culvert(s)
Number of Structures: 2
Structure Shape: Ellipse
Inlet Type: Projecting
Outlet Type: At Stream Grade
Structure Material: Metal
Structure Substrate: None
General Conditions: Fair
Structure Interior: corrugated
Dimensions of Structure: Length 40 ft. , Width 2.2 ft. , Height 1.8 ft.
Water Depth: 0 ft.
Water Velocity*: 0 ft./sec.
Water Depth: 0 ft.
Water Velocity*: 0 ft./sec.
*Water Velocities were measured at the Surface (with Meter)
Additional Comments

Drains a large surrounding swamp

Stream Information
Stream Flow: None
Scour Pool: Length 8 ft. , Width 8 ft. , Depth 0.8 ft.
Riffle Information
Water Depth: 0 ft.
Water Velocity: 0 ft./sec. (Measured with Meter)
Dominant Substrate: Sand
Road Information
Paved County Road
Road Condition: Fair
Road Width at Culvert: 22 ft.
Location of Low Point: At Stream
Runoff Path: Ditch
Fill Depth: 1.8 ft.
Slope: 1:1
Fill Depth: 1.5 ft.
Slope: 1:1
Left Approach
Length: 700 ft.
Slope: 1% to 5%
Vegetation: Heavy
LS Factor: 0.535
Erosion: 0.2724 tons/year
Right Approach
Length: 200 ft.
Slope: Less Than 1%
Vegetation: Heavy
LS Factor: 0.05
Erosion: 0.0073 tons/year
Erosion Information
Total Erosion at Crossing: 0.2796 tons/year
Extent of Erosion: Moderate
Summary Information
Erosion is an area of concern for this site.