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Data set name

Grain size graphical analysis of the beach along the Batumi urban area

Data holding centreScientific-Industrial Center of Research and Governance of Coastal Formation Processes SAKNAPIRDATSVA
CountryGeorgia  Georgia
Time period1982 - 1988
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Georgian Black Sea, Batumi

Observations 
Parameters

Sediment grain size parameters

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 identifier39003012
Global identifier1722
Last revised2009-01-31