Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-008

Total Severity: Moderate
Total Points: 29
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Colfax Twp, Benzie County
GPS Coordinates: 44.56941 , -85.89394
T25N R13W Sec 16
Owned by State
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Bank Aspect:N
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Increasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 51-100%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:20 ft.
Stream Depth:2 ft.
Stream Current:Fast
Eroded Bank Length:50 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:4 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:1:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Tree revetments
General Information