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Data set name

Geological maps of the Black Sea basin - 90 profiles

Data holding centreInstitute of Hydrogeology and engineering geology of Georgian Academy of Sciences
CountryGeorgia  Georgia
Time period1985 -1995
OngoingNo
Geographical area

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

Observations 
Parameters

Mineralogical composition; Lithology

Instruments

Rock corers

Description 
Summary

As a result of research, detailed taxonomic regional divisions of the shelf and submarine slope of the eastern part of the Black Sea based on the specific parameters have been made. These are: geotechnical-geomorphological and lithological-genetical features. Recommendations are given for presentation of marine environmental stability under the anthropogenic pressure.

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 identifier39004028
Global identifier1785
Last revised2009-02-02