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Data set name

Granulometric parameters of beach material in the mouth area of Rv. Chorokhi

Data holding centreScientific-Industrial Center of Research and Governance of Coastal Formation Processes SAKNAPIRDATSVA
CountryGeorgia  Georgia
Time period1972 to 1988
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Georgian Black Sea coast, from Rv. Psou to Rv. Chorokhi

Observations 
Parameters

Sediment grain size parameters; River flow and discharge

Instruments

Particle sizers

Description 
Summary

The project includes investigation of river load discharge, river mouth sediment masses and recommendations to increase the effectiveness of their usage for beach protection. An analysis of the behaviour of the beaches under the influence of anthropogenic activities (i.e. artificial nourishment or withdrawal of material) is given.

OriginatorsScientific-Industrial Center of Research and Governance of Coastal Formation Processes SAKNAPIRDATSVA
Availability 
OrganisationScientific-Industrial Center of Research and Governance of Coastal Formation Processes SAKNAPIRDATSVA
AvailabilityOrganisation
ContactZurab Savaneli (Head of Dep. of Geoinformatic)
Address

Scientific-Industrial Center of Research and Governance of Coastal Formation Processes SAKNAPIRDATSVA
150 D.Agmashenebeli Ave.
Tbilisi


Georgia

Telephone+995 32 324651
Facsimile+99532324655
Emailzsavaneli@hotmail.com
Administration 
Collating centreIv.Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Centre of Relations with UNESCO Oceanological Research Centre and GeoDNA (UNESCO)
Local identifier39003011
Global identifier1721
Last revised2009-01-31