Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-030

Total Severity: Minor
Total Points: 26
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Weldon Twp, Benzie County
GPS Coordinates: 44.52531 , -85.96052
T25N R14W Sec 35
Owned by Private
Bank Details
Which Bank? Right
Bank Aspect:S
Condition:Toe is stable; upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Stable
Percent Veg. Cover: 11-50%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:30 ft.
Stream Depth:3 ft.
Stream Current:Fast
Eroded Bank Length:40 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:7 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:1:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
-Tree revetments
General Information