Ritsa in Georgia

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WDPA ID

1654

Reported Area

311.0 km²

Data Provider

Agency of Protected Areas; Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name წიწა

English Designation Strict Nature Reserve

IUCN Management Category Ia

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1930

Sublocation GE-AB

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Agency

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

3 Protected Areas

  • Russian Federation
  • Georgia

Display options

Sochinsky National Park

Ritsa Strict Nature Reserve

Western Caucasus World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Sochinsky

in Russian Federation

Sochinsky

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

11577

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1937.4 km2

Western Caucasus

in Russian Federation

Western Caucasus

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

198301

Year of Designation

Reported Area

3010.7 km2