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Data set name

The data of underwater seafloor survey, Port of Poti region, Georgia

Data holding centreScientific - Research Firm "GAMMA"
CountryGeorgia  Georgia
Time period2006
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Georgian Black Sea coast, Port of Poti

Observations 
Parameters

Sediment accumulation rate

Instruments

Single-beam echosounders

Description 
Summary

The project is aiming to carry out the monitoring of the adjacent submarine slope of the Port of Poti. The navigation channel of the port is under heavy process of sedimentation and needs permanent surveys to be carried out. After assessment of the ongoing lithodynamic processes in the local littoral cell of 10 km length, periodically, accumulative masses from the submarine slope are removed.

OriginatorsScientific - Research Firm "GAMMA"
Availability 
OrganisationScientific - Research Firm "GAMMA"
AvailabilityOrganisation
ContactMr.Vakhtang Gvakharia (President of Scientific Research Firm GAMMA)
Address

Scientific - Research Firm "GAMMA"
17A , Guramishvili av. 0192, Tbilisi, Georgia
Tbilisi

0192
Georgia

Telephone(995) 899 50 44 933; (995 32) 33 02 74
Facsimile(995 32) 33 02 74
Emailv.gvakharia@gamma.ge
Administration 
Collating centreIv.Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Centre of Relations with UNESCO Oceanological Research Centre and GeoDNA (UNESCO)
Local identifier39014011
Global identifier1917
Last revised2009-01-19