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Volume 6, Issue 5-1, October 2017, Page: 68-72
Assessment of Hydrological Conditions of Water Bodies for Recreational Purposes by the Example of Tbilisi Water Reservoir Paper
David Kereselidze, Department of Hydrology, Meteorology and Oceanology, Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Tbilisi, Georgia
Vazha Trapaidze, Department of Hydrology, Meteorology and Oceanology, Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Tbilisi, Georgia
Giorgi Bregvadze, Department of Hydrology, Meteorology and Oceanology, Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Tbilisi, Georgia
Received: Jul. 1, 2017;       Accepted: Jul. 4, 2017;       Published: Aug. 2, 2017
DOI: 10.11648/j.earth.s.2017060501.20      View  1924      Downloads  123
Abstract
Urbanization has significant effect on the environment, management of water resources and waste systems, air pollution, road infrastructure etc. Tbilisi water reservoir is an important recreational resource that is why the assessment of its ecological and qualitative state is necessary for implementation of available resource potential. Assessment of hydrological conditions is important for use of aquatic eco-systems of water reservoirs and adjacent territories for recreational purposes. Cause and effect relationships between recreational load and hydrodynamic characteristics of water are analyzed in this article; also the attractiveness index is established that enables us to identify vulnerable sectors and issues.
Keywords
Water Body, Hydrological Condition, Tbilisi Water Reservoir
To cite this article
David Kereselidze, Vazha Trapaidze, Giorgi Bregvadze, Assessment of Hydrological Conditions of Water Bodies for Recreational Purposes by the Example of Tbilisi Water Reservoir Paper, Earth Sciences. Special Issue: New Challenge for Geography: Landscape Dimensions of Sustainable Development. Vol. 6, No. 5-1, 2017, pp. 68-72. doi: 10.11648/j.earth.s.2017060501.20
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