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

Site Datasheet

Ralston Quadrangle: Site 8


1. Location: mass wasting starts at Sky Park Dr. and goes till Z street

N 41º 11.744" W 96º 07.229"

2. Date of inspection: July 5, 1997

3. Dimensions of site: 220 m x 4 m

4. Type of site: drainage basin

5. Type of accelerated erosion: gully formation from urban runoff

6. Type of geologic material: fill/loess?

7. Vegetation at site: none on site of activity

8. Age/activity of site: present and active

9. Other including potential damage, intervention, etc: fencing has been constucted as sediment traps to reduce washout.

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