Stream Bank Erosion Site PM-005

Total Severity: Severe
Total Points: 33
Information collected by:
Pere Marquette River Watershed, Big South Branch
Beaver Twp, Newaygo County
GPS Coordinates: 43.72483 , -85.95746
T15N R14W Sec 2
Owned by Federal
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Increasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 0-10%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:25 ft.
Stream Depth:3 ft.
Stream Current:Slow
Eroded Bank Length:100 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:6 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:2:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
-Rock riprap
-Cover structure
-Tree revetments
General Information