Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-021

Total Severity: Moderate
Total Points: 31
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Weldon Twp, Benzie County
GPS Coordinates: 44.5399 , -85.94356
T25N R14W Sec 25
Owned by Private
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Bank Aspect:NE
Condition:Toe is undercutting
Erosion Trend:Increasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 10-50%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:40 ft.
Stream Depth:3 ft.
Stream Current:Fast
Eroded Bank Length:80 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:10 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:1:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Other causes: Tree slump.
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Tree revetments
General Information