Stream Bank Erosion Site PM-031

Total Severity: Minor
Total Points: 25
Information collected by:
Pere Marquette River Watershed, Big South Branch
Colfax Twp, Oceana County
GPS Coordinates: 43.81086 , -86.06976
T16N R15W Sec 1
Owned by Private
Bank Details
Which Bank? Right
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Stable
Percent Veg. Cover: 50-100%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:35 ft.
Stream Depth:1 ft.
Stream Current:Slow
Eroded Bank Length:48 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:15 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:3:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Obstructions in river
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
-Rock riprap
General Information