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State of Conservation (SOC)

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17
Reports
8
Properties
1
States Parties
Site State Party Year Threats* Danger List
ancient city of sigiriyaAncient City of Sigiriya sri lanka Sri Lanka 2001 Air transport infrastructure, Management systems/ management plan, No
central highlands of sri lankaCentral Highlands of Sri Lanka sri lanka Sri Lanka 2012 Illegal activities, Invasive/alien terrestrial species, Management systems/ management plan, No
central highlands of sri lankaCentral Highlands of Sri Lanka sri lanka Sri Lanka 2011 Management systems/ management plan, No
golden temple of dambullaGolden Temple of Dambulla sri lanka Sri Lanka 2014 Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system, Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation, Management systems/ management plan, Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses,
Other Threats: Continued deterioration of the paintings; New Buddha statue introduced at the entrance to the property
No
old town of galle and its fortificationsOld Town of Galle and its Fortifications sri lanka Sri Lanka 2014 Illegal activities, Management systems/ management plan, Marine transport infrastructure, No
old town of galle and its fortificationsOld Town of Galle and its Fortifications sri lanka Sri Lanka 2013 Illegal activities, Management systems/ management plan, Marine transport infrastructure, No
old town of galle and its fortificationsOld Town of Galle and its Fortifications sri lanka Sri Lanka 2012 Illegal activities, Management systems/ management plan, Marine transport infrastructure, No
old town of galle and its fortificationsOld Town of Galle and its Fortifications sri lanka Sri Lanka 2011 Housing, Illegal activities, Management systems/ management plan, Marine transport infrastructure, No
old town of galle and its fortificationsOld Town of Galle and its Fortifications sri lanka Sri Lanka 2010 Housing, Illegal activities, Management systems/ management plan, Marine transport infrastructure, No
old town of galle and its fortificationsOld Town of Galle and its Fortifications sri lanka Sri Lanka 2009 Housing, Illegal activities, Management systems/ management plan, Marine transport infrastructure, No
old town of galle and its fortificationsOld Town of Galle and its Fortifications sri lanka Sri Lanka 2008 Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation, Management systems/ management plan, Marine transport infrastructure, Tsunami/tidal wave, No
old town of galle and its fortificationsOld Town of Galle and its Fortifications sri lanka Sri Lanka 2005 Management systems/ management plan, Tsunami/tidal wave,
Other Threats: Lack of maintenance of historic buildings and lack of control on building activities within the World Heritage historic centre
No
sacred city of anuradhapuraancient city of polonnaruwaancient city of sigiriyaSacred City of Anuradhapura
Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
Ancient City of Sigiriya
sri lanka Sri Lanka 1998 Legal framework, Management systems/ management plan, No
sacred city of kandyold town of galle and its fortificationsgolden temple of dambullaSacred City of Kandy
Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications
Golden Temple of Dambulla
sri lanka Sri Lanka 1997 Legal framework, Management activities, Management systems/ management plan, No
sinharaja forest reserveSinharaja Forest Reserve sri lanka Sri Lanka 2001 Crop production, Land conversion, Management systems/ management plan, No
sinharaja forest reserveSinharaja Forest Reserve sri lanka Sri Lanka 2000 Crop production, Land conversion, Management systems/ management plan, No
sinharaja forest reserveSinharaja Forest Reserve sri lanka Sri Lanka 1993 Land conversion,
Other Threats: Need to implement the Management Plan as a priority
No


* : The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).

** : All mission reports are not always available electronically.