Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-035

Total Severity: Severe
Total Points: 35
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Springdale Twp, Manistee County
GPS Coordinates: 44.51128 , -85.96153
T24N R14W Sec 2
Owned by Private
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Bank Aspect:N
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Increasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 0-10%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:35 ft.
Stream Depth:4 ft.
Stream Current:Fast
Eroded Bank Length:25 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:6 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:1:1
Texture: Sand
Gravel
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Other causes: Eddy.
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Tree revetments
General Information
This page last updated on 2/3/2020.