Stream Bank Erosion Site PM-004

Total Severity: Severe
Total Points: 37
Information collected by:
Pere Marquette River Watershed, Big South Branch
Beaver Twp, Newaygo County
GPS Coordinates: 43.72357 , -85.95716
T15N R14W Sec 2
Owned by Federal
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Bank Aspect:N
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Increasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 0-10%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:32 ft.
Stream Depth:2 ft.
Stream Current:Slow
Eroded Bank Length:200 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:12 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:1:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
-Rock riprap
General Information