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Data set name

Bathymetric charts of coastal zone of Abkhazia region, Georgia

Data holding centreScientific-Industrial Center of Research and Governance of Coastal Formation Processes SAKNAPIRDATSVA
CountryGeorgia  Georgia
ProjectInvestigations of coastal zone for the eloboration of the general scheme, Eristskali-Gumista
Time period1/1/1985-1/12/1985
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Georgian Black Sea coast, Abkhazia, Eristskali-Gumista

Observations 
Parameters

Sediment accumulation rate

Instruments

Single-beam echosounders

Description 
Summary

The investigation reveals the traditional coastal protection methods are not effective for this section because of the deficit of the load material. The recommendations are given to create artificial beaches, using refulation method.

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 identifier39003042
Global identifier1751
Last revised2009-01-27