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Data set name

Physical-mechanical parameters of the shelf and continental slope (petrography, lithology, granulometry) of the eastern part of the Black Sea

Data holding centreInstitute of Hydrogeology and engineering geology of Georgian Academy of Sciences
CountryGeorgia  Georgia
Time period1990 - 1995
OngoingNo
Geographical area

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

Observations 
Parameters

Mineralogical composition; Lithology

Instruments

Rock corers

Description 
Summary

Detailed taxonomic regional divisions of the shelf and submarine slope of the eastern part of the Black Sea basing on the specific parameters have been made. These are: geotechnical-geomorphological and lithological-genetical features.

OriginatorsInstitute of Hydrogeology and engineering geology of Georgian Academy of Sciences
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Hydrogeology and engineering geology of Georgian Academy of Sciences
AvailabilityOrganisation
ContactProf. Guram Buachidze (Director)
Address

Institute of Hydrogeology and engineering geology of Georgian Academy of Sciences
52 Dimitry Uznadze str..
Tbilisi

0102
Georgia

Telephone+995 32 791046; +995 99 931637
Facsimile+995 32 001153
Emailbguram@gw.acnet.ge
Administration 
Collating centreIv.Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Centre of Relations with UNESCO Oceanological Research Centre and GeoDNA (UNESCO)
Local identifier39004029
Global identifier1786
Last revised2009-01-27