Road Stream Crossing Site B-073

Betsie River Watershed, Cold Creek
Homestead Rd
Benzonia Twp, Benzie County
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GPS Coordinates: 44.61757962 , -86.08875197
T26N R15W Sec 35
Adjacent Land Owned by Private
Severity: Moderate
Cost: $0.00
Site Location
 
Inlet
Outlet
Road Approach - Left
Road Approach - Right
Crossing Information
Road Width at Culvert: 35 ft.
Road Surface: Paved
Maintenance: year around
Low Point: 100 ft. on left approach
Existing Drainage Control? no
Any Failings? no
Type of Crossing: culvert(s) (single culvert)
Is this crossing constricted? no
Are there adjacent wetlands? yes
Approaches
Left Approach
Length: 1055 ft.
Slope: 6-10%
Vegetation: heavy
Right Approach
Length: 1055 ft.
Slope: 6-10%
Vegetation: heavy
Culvert Information
Length: 60 ft.
Diameter: 36 ft.
Material: galvanized
Condition :fair
Flow: clear
Embankments
Upstream
Fill Depth: 20 ft.
Embankment Slope: 1:1
Downstream
Fill Depth: 25 ft.
Embankment Slope: 1.5:1
Stream Information
Upstream
Stream Width: 5 ft.
Stream Depth: 1 in.
Stream Current: moderate
Stream Substrate: sand
Downstream
Stream Width: 4 ft.
Stream Depth: 1 in.
Stream Current: moderate
Stream Substrate: sand
Erosion Information
Conditions
Is there Streambank erosion beside the crossing? no
Is there embankment erosion? no
Is there erosion at the culvert outlet? no
Is there erosion at the shoulder and/or ditch? yes
Is there pooling at the outlet? no
Is there sand over the crossing? no
 
Extent of Erosion: minor
Recommended Treatments
Action Recommended? yes
Add pavement? no
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
Dimensions of replacement: 0
Extend culvert(s)? no
Lineal feet to extend: 0
 
Severity:Moderate
This page last updated on 10/16/2014.