Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-051

Total Severity: Moderate
Total Points: 31
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Springdale Twp, Manistee County
GPS Coordinates: 44.49474 , -86.00198
T24N R14W Sec 9
Owned by Private
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Bank Aspect:NE
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Increasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 11-50%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:20 ft.
Stream Depth:3 ft.
Stream Current:Slow
Eroded Bank Length:70 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:10 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:2:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Rock riprap
-Tree revetments
General Information
This page last updated on 2/3/2020.