Rioni river, Georgia
KBA status: Global/ Regional to be determined
Rationale for qualifying as KBA: Global/ Regional KBA status to be determined: a KBA of international significance identified using previously established criteria and thresholds and that has not yet been reassessed using the revised KBA criteria and thresholds set out in the Global Standard.
Priority for re-assessment against the Global KBA Standard.
KBA identified in the CEPF Ecosystem Profile of the Caucasus Hotspot (2003, updated 2004). Taxonomy, nomenclature and threat category follow the 2002 IUCN Red List.