Road Stream Crossing Site PLT-H-13

Platte River Watershed, Platte River
Indian Hill Rd
Homestead Twp, Benzie County
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GPS Coordinates: 44.67066 , -86.03874
T26 R14 Sec 8
Adjacent Land Owned by Private
Severity: Moderate
Cost: $100.00
Site Location
Upstream Conditions
Downstream Conditions
Road Approach - Left
Road Approach - Right
Crossing Information
Road Width at Culvert: 30 ft.
Road Surface: Paved
Maintenance: year around
Low Point: At Stream
Existing Drainage Control? no
Any Failings? no
Type of Crossing: culvert(s) (twin culvert)
Is this crossing constricted? no
Are there adjacent wetlands? yes
Left Approach
Length: 200 ft.
Slope: 0%
Vegetation: partial
Right Approach
Length: 300 ft.
Slope: 1-5%
Vegetation: partial
Culvert Information
Length: 50 ft.
Diameter: 12 ft.
Material: galvanized
Condition :good
Flow: clear
Fill Depth: 20 ft.
Embankment Slope: vertical
Fill Depth: 20 ft.
Embankment Slope: vertical
Stream Information
Stream Width: 35 ft.
Stream Depth: 4 in.
Stream Current: moderate
Stream Substrate: sand
Stream Width: 40 ft.
Stream Depth: 4 in.
Stream Current: moderate
Stream Substrate: sand
Erosion Information
Is there Streambank erosion beside the crossing? no
Is there embankment erosion? yes
Is there erosion at the culvert outlet? no
Is there erosion at the shoulder and/or ditch? yes
Is there pooling at the outlet? yes
Is there sand over the crossing? no
Extent of Erosion: minor
Cause of Erosion: Steep embankments with lacking vegetation and stream confinement
Recommended Treatments
Action Recommended? no
Add pavement? no
Pave Left Approach: 0 Lineal Feet
Pave Right Approach: 0 Lineal Feet
Add paved raised edge? no
Number of erosion control structures: 0
Number of sediment basins: 0
Number of diversion outlets: 0
Increase fill? no
Replace culvert(s)? no
Extend culvert(s)? no
Lineal feet to extend: 0
Other Treatments: Vegetate
Comments: Vegetation will help to stabilize the banks
Total Points:0
This page last updated on 2/9/2022.