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Location Georgia, Khevi
Central coordinates 44o 40.00' East  42o 40.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A2
Area 94,889 ha
Altitude 1,000 - 4,000m
Year of IBA assessment 2005

Georgian Centre for the Conservation of Wildlife (Partner Designate)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Caucasian Grouse Lyrurus mlokosiewiczi resident  1997-2002  21 males only  good  A1, A2  Near Threatened 
Corncrake Crex crex breeding  1997-2002  20 breeding pairs  medium  A1  Least Concern 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kazbegi. Downloaded from on 25/10/2014

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