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

Site Datasheet

Omaha North Quadrangle: Site 1


1. Location: 3/10 of a mile North of Coast Guardstation on J.J. PershingDr.

N 41º 21.384" W 95º 57.612"

2. Date of inspection: June 1, 1997

3. Dimensions of site: 61 m x 57 m

4. Type of site: road cut

5. Type of wasting: debris slide

6. Type of geologic material: loess/glacial till

7. Vegetation at site: trees/grasses/steep slopes bare

8. Age/activity of site: present and active

9. Other including potential damage, intervention, etc: loess can maintain high slopes.

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