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

Site Datasheet

Ralston Quadrangle: Site 6


1. Location: 8200 Serum Ave. by creek that flows through Wildewood Park

N 41º 11.881" W 96º 02.216"

2. Date of inspection: July 5, 1997

3. Dimensions of site: 180 m x 14 m

4. Type of site: engineered drainage ditch

5. Type of accelerated erosion: slope rilles and local bank erosion

6. Type of geologic material: fill/loess

7. Vegetation at site: grass

8. Age/activity of site: Present and active

9. Other including potential damage, intervention, etc: Stream armored in lower portion to prevent undercutting and slope failure (image 2).

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