Stream Bank Erosion Site BTS-073

Total Severity: Moderate
Total Points: 31
Information collected by:
Betsie River Watershed, Betsie River
Weldon Twp, Benzie County
GPS Coordinates: 44.56466 , -86.05341
T25N R14W Sec 18
Owned by State
Bank Details
Which Bank? Left
Condition:Toe is undercutting
Erosion Trend:Increasing
Percent Veg. Cover: 11-50%
Bank Conditions
Stream Width:40 ft.
Stream Depth:1 ft.
Stream Current:Slow
Eroded Bank Length:60 ft.
Eroded Bank Height:12 ft.
Slope of Eroded Bank:2:1
Texture: Sand
Cause(s) of Erosion
-Bend in river
Recommended Treatment(s)
-Bank revegetation
-Tree revetments
General Information