National Park to be Established in Guria
With the initiative of the Agency of Protected Areas of the Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture, it is planned to create a national park in Guria, Chokhatauri municipality.
The working meeting was held with the representative of the local municipality and the governor of the district, Chokhatauri City Hall and was attended by Valerian Mchedlidze, the Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas, Deputy Toma Dekanoidze.
”The purpose of the meeting was to create a national park. In the near future, pre-project surveys will be started and the areas where the National Park will be located, will be identified. According to preliminary information, the study will be completed by 2021.
The process of establishing Guria National Park is being supported by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), ”reads the statement.