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State of Conservation (SOC)

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16
Reports
16
Properties
9
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Properties
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  • Abu Mena (2005)
    Egypt
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Lack of consolidation and engineering measures
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Arabian Oryx Sanctuary (2005)
    Oman
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Oil and gas
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  • Archaeological Site of Volubilis (2005)
    Morocco
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Need to preserve the landscape
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Interpretative and visitation facilities
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  • Ashur (Qal'at Sherqat) (2005)
    Iraq
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fragile mud brick structures
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Bahla Fort (2005)
    Oman
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the earthen structure of the Fort
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Commercial development Housing Legal framework Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Banc d'Arguin National Park (2005)
    Mauritania
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Absence of any real ecotourism policy and strategy; b) Poor progress recorded in the improvement of the living conditions of the local populations
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Human resources Management systems/ management plan Oil and gas
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  • Historic Cairo (2005)
    Egypt
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Dilapidated infrastructure; Neglect and lack of maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management activities Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Historic Town of Zabid (2005)
    Yemen
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the traditional urban fabric
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ichkeul National Park (2005)
    Tunisia
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Kasbah of Algiers (2005)
    Algeria
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Lack of maintenance of housing; b) Collapse of houses (three dead and others injured in May 2002)
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Erosion and siltation/ deposition Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou (2005)
    Morocco
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Near total abandonment of the site
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Medina of Essaouira (formerly Mogador) (2005)
    Morocco
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Progressive deterioration of the built framework; b) Absence of a rehabilitation policy for the Mellah Quarter; c) Continuous collapse of the buildings and advanced deterioration of the maritime part of the fortified wall of the Medina
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Commercial development Solid waste
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  • Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur (2005)
    Egypt
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls (2005)
    Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Natural risk factors; b) Conservation of archaeological heritage; c) Deterioration of monuments; d) Alteration of the built fabric.
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Governance High impact research / monitoring activities Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Tipasa (2005)
    Algeria
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: vegetation with roots seriously affecting archaeological remains
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Major linear utilities Management activities Management systems/ management plan Solid waste Wind
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  • Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) (2005)
    Jordan
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Lack of security due to open trenches and unstable structures
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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* : 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.