Details Sites
Name Taskopru
Site added 2008-04-12 11:50:00
Year of investigation 1999
Country Turkey
Region Eastern Marmara
Province Yalova
Site type Area (400 meters)
Time all
Latitude 40.6742
Longitude 29.3863
Datum --
Elevation 20
Previous elevation
Distance 2000
Previous distance
Geomorphic setting Lagoon
Site Type
  • Exploratory trench
Site description The site is located between Yalova and Karamursel and delimited by the Laledere Delta to the north, and by the E-W treding Taskopru High to the south which is controlled by the northern branch of the North Anatolian Fault (The Armutlu Fault).
Paleotsunamis [New]
Event n° Lab. youngest age Youngest calendar age Lab. oldest age Oldest calendar age Preferred age
Event n° 1 --±-- [--, --] --±-- [--, --] --
Bibliography [Edit]
Authors Year Title Journal/Report
Genc S.C. And O. Tuysuz 2001 Quaternary stratigraphy and the evidences for an ancient tsunami between Karamursel and Yalova (In Turkish) ATAG4