Stream Bank Erosion Site PM-022

Total Severity: Minor
Total Points: 26
Information collected by:
Pere Marquette River Watershed, Big South Branch
Troy Twp, Newaygo County
GPS Coordinates: 43.78637 , -86.02506
T16N R14W Sec 7
Owned by Federal
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Bank Aspect:N
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Stable
Percent Veg. Cover: 50-100%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:35 ft.
Stream Depth:2 ft.
Stream Current:Slow
Eroded Bank Length:35 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:21 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:2:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
-Rock riprap
-Tree revetments
General Information