Stream Bank Erosion Site PM-002

Total Severity: Minor
Total Points: 23
Information collected by:
Pere Marquette River Watershed, Big South Branch
Beaver Twp, Newaygo County
GPS Coordinates: 43.71701 , -85.95531
T15N R14W Sec 2
Owned by Federal
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Bank Aspect:E
Condition:Toe is Stable, upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Decreasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 10-50%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:35 ft.
Stream Depth:1 ft.
Stream Current:Slow
Eroded Bank Length:85 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:8 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:2:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
-Foot traffic
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
-Tree revetments
General Information