State of Conservation (SOC)
States PartiesAlbania Benin Cambodia Chile China Colombia Croatia Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Estonia Ethiopia France Germany Ghana Guatemala Honduras India Iran (Islamic Republic of) Italy Jordan Lao People's Democratic Republic Lebanon Lithuania Mali Mexico Mozambique Nepal Oman Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Senegal Spain Sri Lanka Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Turkey Ukraine United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Uzbekistan Viet Nam Yemen
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan (45) Housing (18) Management activities (15) Ground transport infrastructure (9) Water (rain/water table) (8) Storms (7) Legal framework (7) Solid waste (6) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation (6) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure (5) Relative humidity (5) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community (5) Erosion and siltation/ deposition (5) Commercial development (4) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure (4) Illegal activities (4) Financial resources (4) Interpretative and visitation facilities (3) Marine transport infrastructure (3) Human resources (3) Major linear utilities (2) Air pollution (2) Land conversion (2) Wind (2) Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses (2) Deliberate destruction of heritage (2) Flooding (2) High impact research / monitoring activities (2) Localised utilities (1) Water infrastructure (1) Temperature (1) Military training (1) Other climate change impacts (1) Earthquake (1) Volcanic eruption (1) Governance (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”).