Urban geology database for the Omaha area - mass wasting and accelerated erositon sites.

Site Datasheet

Omaha South Quadrangle: Site 4


1. Location: 4430 S 16th St. (16th St. & J St.)

N 41º 13.079" W 95º 56.136"

2. Date of inspection: June 16, 1997

3. Dimensions of site: 3 m x 14 m

4. Type of site: residential slope damaged property

5. Type of accelerated erosion: sheet wash slope erosion, with incipient gullies

6. Type of geologic material: loess

7. Vegetation at site: grasses/weeds

8. Age/activity of site: present and active

9. Other including potential damage, intervention, etc: minor erosion and slump. Loess can maintain steep slopes.

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