Stream Bank Erosion Site PM-015

Total Severity: Moderate
Total Points: 31
Information collected by:
Pere Marquette River Watershed, Big South Branch
Troy Twp, Newaygo County
GPS Coordinates: 43.77821 , -85.99422
T16N R14W Sec 16
Owned by Federal
Bank Details
Which Bank? Right
Bank Aspect:S
Condition:Toe is Stable, upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Increasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 10-50%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:30 ft.
Stream Depth:3 ft.
Stream Current:Slow
Eroded Bank Length:75 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:22 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:2:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
-Rock riprap
General Information
BMPs Completed:
Access: Just downstream from power line crossing.