State of Conservation (SOC)
States PartiesUnited States of America
ThreatsSurface water pollution(32) Housing(30) Water infrastructure(19) Ground transport infrastructure(17) Storms(17) Invasive / alien freshwater species(17) Industrial areas(14) Crop production(13) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(13) Mining(11) Ground water pollution(10) Management systems/ management plan(9) Air pollution(8) Renewable energy facilities(7) Forestry /wood production(7) Oil and gas(7) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(6) Input of excess energy(6) Air transport infrastructure(5) Pollution of marine waters(4) Management activities(3) Temperature change(2) Land conversion(1) Water (extraction) (1) Other climate change impacts(1) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(1)
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”).