Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-003

Total Severity: Minor
Total Points: 25
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Colfax Twp, Benzie County
GPS Coordinates: 44.57277 , -85.88281
T25N R13W Sec 9
Owned by Private
Site Access:Accessible by Road (.2 miles)
Bank Details
Which Bank? Right
Bank Aspect:SE
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Stable
Percent Veg. Cover: 11-50%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:30 ft.
Stream Depth:2 ft.
Stream Current:Fast
Eroded Bank Length:20 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:3 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:1:1
Texture: Gravel
Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Tree revetments
General Information