State of Conservation (SOC)
States PartiesAlbania Australia Belarus Benin Brazil Bulgaria Cambodia Cameroon Canada Central African Republic Costa Rica Côte d'Ivoire Croatia Democratic Republic of the Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Ethiopia France Germany Ghana Guinea Honduras India Indonesia Japan Jordan Lao People's Democratic Republic Lebanon Lithuania Mali Mauritania Mexico Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Nepal Niger Oman Pakistan Panama Peru Philippines Poland Romania Russian Federation Spain Sri Lanka Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Tunisia Turkey United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United States of America Uzbekistan Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Viet Nam Yemen
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan(45) Illegal activities(18) Management activities(18) Housing(15) Ground transport infrastructure(15) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(14) Legal framework(13) Mining(9) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(9) Land conversion(8) Financial resources(8) Solid waste(6) Water (rain/water table)(6) Air pollution(5) Surface water pollution(5) Forestry /wood production(5) Commercial development(4) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(4) Flooding(4) Storms(4) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(3) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(3) Localised utilities(3) Water infrastructure(3) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(3) Relative humidity(3) Civil unrest(3) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(3) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(3) Marine transport infrastructure(2) Major linear utilities(2) Oil and gas(2) Deliberate destruction of heritage(2) War(2) Fire (widlfires)(2) Human resources(2) Industrial areas(1) Renewable energy facilities(1) Input of excess energy(1) Crop production(1) Subsistence hunting(1) Subsistence wild plant collection(1) Water (extraction) (1) Temperature(1) Wind(1) Society's valuing of heritage(1) Desertification(1) Earthquake(1) Invasive / alien freshwater species(1) Invasive / alien marine 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”).