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COAST-MAP-IO Multibeam training, National Hydrographic School, Goa

Event Type Training Course
Date(s)(yyyy-mm-dd) Start: 2008-03-17 - End: 2008-03-29
Location National Hydrographic School, Vasco-da-Gama, National Hydrographic School, Vasco-da-Gama Vasconda Gama c/o INS Gomantak, Vasco-da-Gama , India
Short Title Multibeam training
Summary Training in the use of multi-beam to acquire, manage, and use hydrographic data. The higher-level objective of the course is to enhance capacity to accurately map risks from ocean-based hazards in the coastal zones. The training course addressed Workplan item 6.1: Advanced Training Course on Bathymetric data acquisition, processing, management and multi beam for shallow water areas, approved during the COAST-MAP-IO Kick-off Meeting in Bangkok, 24-26 October 2007. This course achieved an important milestone in the framework of the general objectives of COAST-MAP-IO, by strengthening the capacity of participating countries to use bathymetric data for accurate risk-mapping in the coastal zones.
Web site http://www.ioc-cd.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=59&Itemid=43
Keywords multi-beam coast-map-io hydrography tsunami coastal risk capacity development

Event Entered By
Staff Joann├ęs BERQUE
Dimitri TRAVIN

Group(s): IOC , Capacity Development , Tsunami
Created: 2008-04-17 14:10:52
Last Updated: 2008-04-28 14:14:21