Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-026

Total Severity: Moderate
Total Points: 31
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Weldon Twp, Benzie County
GPS Coordinates: 44.53224 , -85.94932
T25N R14W Sec 25
Owned by Private
Bank Details
Which Bank? Right
Bank Aspect:E
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Stable
Percent Veg. Cover: 0-10%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:25 ft.
Stream Depth:3 ft.
Stream Current:Fast
Eroded Bank Length:80 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:6 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:1:1
Texture: Sand
Gravel
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Other causes: Old Impoundment.
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Tree revetments
General Information