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Data set name

Variation of shoreline (Ajara - Kolkheti) in 1926-29, 1980 and 1990 years (maps)

Data holding centreScientific-Industrial Center of Research and Governance of Coastal Formation Processes SAKNAPIRDATSVA
CountryGeorgia  Georgia
ProjectAn assessment and forecasting of the Georgian Black Sea shore development
Time period1926 - 1995
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Georgian Black Sea coast (Ajara - Kolkheti)

Observations 
Parameters

Bathymetry and Elevation; Sediment accumulation rate; River flow and discharge

Instruments

Single-beam echosounders; inapplicable

Description 
Summary

An assessment of the existing General Scheme of Georgia Black Sea coastal area development has been made due to the occurring warming process and forecasting arise of the sea level. Recommendations to mitigate the impact on the sea shore are introduced.

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 identifier39003021
Global identifier1732
Last revised2009-01-31