State of Conservation (SOC)
Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang
Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing
Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing (2003)
Document Source: WHC.03/27.COM/07B
Threats*:Major linear utilities
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”).