Details of Bathymetry of Poti Underwater Canyon


Dataset identification

Title of datasetBathymetry of Poti Underwater Canyon
Narrative summary of datasetThe project investigates the rate of impact of submarine canyons on the budget of sediment delivered to the coastal zone. Research reveals an existing relationship between accumulation of sediment masses in the heads of two nearest to the rivers mouth canyons and their periodical slumping down the slope;
Summary of processing methodology Echo sounder measurements were conducted to collect the data,
Project/programmePoti sea port monitoring
Start date2007-06-15
End date2007-06-22

Responsible organisations

Organisation nameScientific, Research Firm "GAMMA"
Role of organisationOriginator of Dataset

Dataset availability

Original dataset download link
Date of original dataset publication2017-11-07
Dataset formatImage
Public accessNo limitations
License for useODC-ODbL
Link to dataset after processing by data centre{792474BE-59DE-4920-80B8-6BD23985F093}{792474BE-59DE-4920-80B8-6BD23985F093}


Latitude north boundary42.173593999767
Longitude east boundary41.658491593773
Latitude south boundary42.135925472532
Longitude west boundary41.602529984886
Coordinate reference systemWorld Geodetic System 84
Sea areaBlack Sea

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeSedimentation and erosion processes
ParameterBathymetry and Elevation
Instrument typesingle-beam echosounders
Platform typeunknown
Data quality processing informationCalibration of echolot data. QC of data.

Process information

Submitting organisationScientific, Research Firm "GAMMA"
Submission identifier (UUID)711a484c-6a69-4610-907e-30452238f9fa
Date of dataset creation2007-06-22
Date of metadata creation2017-09-05
Date of metadata latest revision2017-09-18
Date of publishing2017-11-07
Date of processed dataset publication2018-04-17
Processing data centreIv.Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Centre of Relations with UNESCO Oceanological Research Centre and GeoDNA (UNESCO)
Summary record-ID22