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  • Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá (2012)
    Panama
    Year: 2012
    Other Threats: Severe deterioration of historic buildings that threaten the Outstanding Universal Value of the property;
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Legal framework Management systems/ management plan Society's valuing of heritage
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  • Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System (2012)
    Belize
    Year: 2012
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing Invasive / alien marine species Land conversion Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Oil and gas
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  • Brasilia (2012)
    Brazil
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks (2012)
    Brazil
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Legal framework
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  • Chan Chan Archaeological Zone (2012)
    Peru
    Year: 2012
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Continuous deterioration of earthen architecture structures and decorated surfaces from lack of conservation and maintenance practices
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7A
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • City of Potosí (2012)
    Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
    Year: 2012
    Other Threats: Instability and risk of collapse of the Cerro Rico; Deficiencies in conservation: special attention required for the restoration and upgrading of structures with residential use and the archaeological industrial heritage
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Mining Surface water pollution
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  • Coiba National Park and its Special Zone of Marine Protection (2012)
    Panama
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Coro and its Port (2012)
    Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
    Year: 2012
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Serious deterioration of materials and structureb) Deterioration of the architectural and urban coherence and integrity of the propertd) Absence of detailed and technical information on the state of conservation of the property since 2007;
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7A
    Threats*:Flooding Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: Portobelo-San Lorenzo (2012)
    Panama
    Year: 2012
    Other Threats: Deterioration and destruction of the fabric of the property by environmental factors, lack of a maintenance programme, polluted water;
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Flooding Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Galápagos Islands (2012)
    Ecuador
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison (2012)
    Barbados
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Quarter of the City of Colonia del Sacramento (2012)
    Uruguay
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu (2012)
    Peru
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Avalanche/ landslide Flooding Governance Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historical Centre of the City of Arequipa (2012)
    Peru
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Ground transport infrastructure Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works (2012)
    Chile
    Year: 2012
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Extremely fragile nature of the industrial buildings that were constructed using local materials such as timber for frames, corrugated iron sheets for roofs and some walls, in addition to stucco and lightweight construction; b) Lack of maintenance over the past 40 years; c) Corrosion of metal cladding and dismantlement of some of the structural elements. A few buildings such as the Leaching House are liable to structural collapse if no support is given; d) Very little conservation work carried out
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7A
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Management systems/ management plan Wind
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  • Iguaçu National Park (2012)
    Brazil
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Financial resources Governance Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Invasive / alien freshwater species Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Iguazu National Park (2012)
    Argentina
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Financial resources Governance Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Los Katíos National Park (2012)
    Colombia
    Year: 2012
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Civil unrest Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Major linear utilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Maya Site of Copan (2012)
    Honduras
    Year: 2012
    Other Threats: Deterioration of construction materials due to natural decay phenomena
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B
    Threats*:Air transport infrastructure High impact research / monitoring activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers (2012)
    Haiti
    Year: 2012
    Document Source: WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Earthquake Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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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.