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General
Data set name

The research of coastal processes in Poti Port complex and effectiveness of coastal defence building

Data holding centreGeorgian Institute of Water Management of Georgian Technical University
CountryGeorgia  Georgia
Time period1974-1975
OngoingNo
Geographical area

River Rioni, Black Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Mineralogical composition; River flow and discharge

Instruments

Single-beam echosounders

Description 
Summary

The full firm drain of the river of Rioni for the last - changes-th years within 2,42 million м3 in a year, i.e. 38 % on comparison with mid-annual during 1928-1958, the making 6,37 million м3 in a year. Thus on an old channel 50-60 thousand м3 in a year that is caused by small expenses (to 150-250 m3/sek) and small biases of a bottom is taken out only. The maintenance of fractions dense more 0,1мм in carrying out of the river of Rioni on 20-25 % is less, than in Rioni basin

OriginatorsGeorgian Institute of Water Management of Georgian Technical University
References

N.Varazashvili (1980) The reseach of costral proccesses in Foti Port complex and efectivite of costral defence building, 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_26
Global identifier5212
Last revised2011-03-28