Stream Bank Erosion Site PM-017

Total Severity: Moderate
Total Points: 28
Information collected by:
Pere Marquette River Watershed, Big South Branch
Troy Twp, Newaygo County
GPS Coordinates: 43.78394 , -86.013
T16N R14W Sec 17
Owned by Private
Bank Details
Which Bank? Right
Bank Aspect:NE
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Increasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 10-50%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:35 ft.
Stream Depth:2 ft.
Stream Current:Slow
Eroded Bank Length:65 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:5 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