Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-028

Total Severity: Moderate
Total Points: 25
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Weldon Twp, Benzie County
GPS Coordinates: 44.52348 , -85.95581
T25N R14W Sec 36
Owned by Private
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Bank Aspect:E
Condition:Toe is undercutting
Erosion Trend:Increasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 10-50%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:30 ft.
Stream Depth:2 ft.
Stream Current:Slow
Eroded Bank Length:35 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:8 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:2:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
-Tree revetments
General Information