Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park
Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park (BKNP) is located in the heart of the Lesser Caucasus. Its diverse forests include rare, endemic species of chestnut, oak and yew. No less rich in fauna, BKNP is home to wolves, bears and lynx. Golden eagles and Griffon vultures are just two of the park’s important bird species and there are also more than 100 species of butterfly, including the endemic and endangered Parnassius nordmanni.
Supported since: 2010
Grant amount: €700,000 (2010-2015)
Recent Projects and Investments:
- Major refurbishment of the the visitor’s center and administrative building.
- Biodiversity monitoring equipment such as, camera traps, binoculars and mobile communication devices.
- Patrolling vehicles.