Iori River Valley News

All the latest news from The Endangered Landscapes Programme

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International Vulture Awareness Day: Protecting Europe’s scavengers of the sky

It is fair to say that vultures have historically been dealt a tough hand in the media. Yet despite being…

5th September 2020

New water sources relieve pressure on Georgia’s fragile steppe ecosystem

Despite its sheer cliff faces and rugged, dryland steppes, the dramatic landscape of the Iori River Valley and its surrounding…

31st July 2020

The Endangered Landscapes Programme announces its first Annual Review

2019 was a significant year for the environmental agenda. We witnessed the twinned biodiversity and climate change crises moving up…

27th April 2020

First annual workshop held in Carpathian Mountains with ELP projects

Last month, 17 grantees of the Endangered Landscapes Programme (ELP) and the programme’s management team travelled to Romania’s Carpathian Mountains…

14th November 2019

Redefining pasture management in the Iori River Valley

In southeast Georgia, at the core of the Caucasus Biodiversity Hotspot, lies the Iori River Valley.  This fascinating landscapes supports…

9th August 2019

Navigating Georgia’s complex political ecology in the Chachuna Managed Reserve

We’ve driven across rolling green hills for the past two hours and have yet to see a single person, a…

20th June 2019