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General
Data set name

Bathymetric measurements of the submarine canyon of the Port Poti (down to the 25m depth, scale 1:2000; 2003

Data holding centrePoti Sea Port Ltd.
CountryGeorgia  Georgia
Time period2003
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Central Kolkheti area of the Black Sea from Rv. Rioni to the Rv. Enguri mouth

Observations 
Parameters

Bathymetry and Elevation

Instruments

Single-beam echosounders

Description 
Summary

An investigation of the adjacent coastal area and submarine slope of Sea Port Poti is caring to reveal the rate of the sedimentation of the navigating channel. Basing on the results of the permanent measurements recommendations were issued due to the ways of prevention of undesirable expenditures on removing of extra material and deepen the fairway. Simultaneously, an assessment of environmental changes, that may occur as a result of the ongoing construction of new Kulevi Oil Terminal were determined.

OriginatorsPoti Sea Port Ltd.
Availability 
OrganisationPoti Sea Port Ltd.
AvailabilityOrganisation
ContactMr. Irakli Papashvili (Consultant)
Address

Poti Sea Port Ltd.
52.D.Agmashenebeli str.
City of Poti

4401
Georgia

Telephone+995 32 275101
Facsimile+995 32 253222
Emailipapashvili@hotmail.com
Administration 
Collating centreIv.Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Centre of Relations with UNESCO Oceanological Research Centre and GeoDNA (UNESCO)
Local identifier39013002
Global identifier1903
Last revised2009-02-01