Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-081

Total Severity: Minor
Total Points: 20
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Benzonia Twp, Benzie County
GPS Coordinates: 44.59824 , -86.08209
T25N R15W Sec 2
Owned by State
Bank Details
Which Bank? Right
Bank Aspect:SW
Condition:Toe is stable; upper bank eroding
Erosion Trend:Stable
Percent Veg. Cover: 51-100%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:40 ft.
Stream Depth:2 ft.
Stream Current:Fast
Eroded Bank Length:40 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:20 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:1.5:1
Texture: Clay
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
-Bank seepage
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
General Information