Unofficial AMR route in Shiraki Pastures Officially Registered
A 22 km route in Shiraki pastures, Dedoplistskaro municipality has received the status of becoming part of the official Animal Movement Route (AMR) last week. The unofficial route, which had been used for livestock seasonal migration for decades, had not been officially registered as the AMR before. As a result of a joint effort between the ALCP the Shepherds Association, The Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculture (MEPA), the National Agency of State Property and the Ministry of Economy & Sustainable Development, the route and297 ha land, is now officially registered as the AMR by National Agency of Public Registry of Georgia.
The section of the route is now protected from saleas according current regulations, AMR land is not allowed to be sold or rented. A water point located in this area will be restored soon as well, within the planned Water Point’s project of the ALCP and MEPA.