European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

Data set information

| Query EDMED |     

General
Data set name

The describe of formation and stabilities of Kolkheti coastal zone, 42.39N 41.66E

Data holding centreGeorgian Institute of Water Management of Georgian Technical University
CountryGeorgia  Georgia
Time period1977-1987
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Black Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Mineralogical composition; River flow and discharge

Instruments

Single-beam echosounders; sediment grabs

Description 
Summary

The reason of beach changing and bank washing is shortage of suspended load, therefore it is urgent to build of preservative building for defence of coastal zone from washing. For arrangement this problem is necessary systematic observation to abrasion process. To study of migration of sand, their depth, volume and speed near the bank. To study of suspended load migration between canyons.

OriginatorsGeorgian Institute of Water Management of Georgian Technical University
References

Nino Varazashvili (1987) The describe of formation and stabilities of Kolkheti costral zone, Georgian Water Management Institute

Availability 
OrganisationGeorgian Institute of Water Management of Georgian Technical University
AvailabilitySeaDataNet licence
ContactGivi Gavardashvili
Address

Georgian Institute of Water Management of Georgian Technical University
60, I.Chavchavadze Ave.
Tbilisi

0162
Georgia

Telephone00995 32 224 094
Facsimile00995 32 227 300
Emailgwmi@mail.ru
Administration 
Collating centreIv.Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Centre of Relations with UNESCO Oceanological Research Centre and GeoDNA (UNESCO)
Local identifierGWMI_21
Global identifier5217
Last revised2011-03-28