Sea of Marmara

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Noun1.Sea of Marmara - an inland sea in northwestern TurkeySea of Marmara - an inland sea in northwestern Turkey; linked to the Black Sea by the Bosporus and linked to the Aegean by the Dardanelles
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KFAED granted another loan amounting USD 28.3 million to rehabilitate the quake-damaged infrastructure in the Marmara Sea region.
Using an autonomous measuring system on the seafloor, researchers of the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, together with colleagues from France and Turkey, have now for the first time measured deformation underwater and de-tected a considerable build-up of tectonic strain below the Marmara Sea. The study appears in the international journal Nature Communications.
The channel will pass from the Black Sea to the Marmara Sea through the Kucukcekmece Lake.
The quakes were felt throughout the Aegean region and south of the Marmara Sea.
Turkish police were continuing a search of the Belgrad forest north of Istanbul yesterday, after investigators last week expanded their search to the forest and farmland in Yavlova province, a 90-minute drive south,on the other side of the Marmara Sea. Two security cameras monitored the entrance to the vast 5,500 hectare wilderness.
A rural location near the city of Yalova, a 90-kilometer drive South of Istanbul adjacent to Marmara Sea, is another geographic focus of the Turkish police's search.
Qatari Diar is building a 128,000 sqm mixed-use project at Sea Pearl Atakoy, which overlooks the banks of the charming Marmara Sea. It consists of eight residential towers with 1,480 residential units, a five-star hotel with 120 private rooms and 95 apartments facing sea, and shops.
Turkey also invited Korean companies to take part in the Canal Istanbul Project which is a plan to build an artificial canal to link the Black Sea and the Marmara Sea in Istanbul.
In this study, the linear theory presented by Mc Cormick (1974) was used to design a water wave generator for the Marmara Sea. Simulating wave energy for the Marmara Sea, the specific data is needed.
The Gulf of Gemlik is located in the Southeastern part of the Marmara Sea. Four big Seaport and harbour areas are situated in the Gulf of Gemlik such as Gemport Harbour, Gemlik Harbour, Borusan Harbour and TUGSAS Harbour (Dogan and Burak, 2007; Guven et al.
The only thing that can be done is to reduce earthquake damage,a Azener said.He also warned that there are even some predictions about possible tsunami waves in the Marmara Sea.
The circulation and hidrography of the Marmara Sea. Prog Oceanogr 1995; 34(4): 285-334.