Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-067

Total Severity: Moderate
Total Points: 28
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Weldon Twp, Benzie County
GPS Coordinates: 44.53106 , -86.05894
T25N R14W Sec 30
Owned by Private
Site Access:Accessible by Road (0 miles)
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Bank Aspect:SW
Condition:Both toe and upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Stable
Percent Veg. Cover: 11-50%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:50 ft.
Stream Depth:3 ft.
Stream Current:Fast
Eroded Bank Length:100 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:25 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:2:1
Texture: Clay
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
-Rock riprap
General Information