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State of Conservation

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498
Properties
140
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Statistics by properties (by regions and categories)
Year Property SOC Regions Categories
EUR-NA APA LAC ARB AFR Cultural Natural Mixed
1996
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
64
102%
14%
64 15
24%
3%
12
19%
3%
9
14%
2%
11
17%
2%
17
27%
4%
38
60%
8%
23
37%
5%
3
5%
1%
1997
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
103
161%
20%
103 26
41%
5%
35
55%
7%
13
20%
3%
15
23%
3%
14
22%
3%
56
88%
11%
43
67%
9%
4
6%
1%
1998
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
127
123%
23%
127 35
34%
6%
33
32%
6%
24
23%
4%
17
17%
3%
18
17%
3%
71
69%
13%
46
45%
8%
10
10%
2%
1999
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
110
87%
19%
110 23
18%
4%
34
27%
6%
23
18%
4%
12
9%
2%
18
14%
3%
55
43%
9%
47
37%
8%
8
6%
1%
2000
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
112
102%
18%
112 34
31%
5%
32
29%
5%
17
15%
3%
9
8%
1%
20
18%
3%
54
49%
9%
53
48%
8%
5
5%
1%
2001
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
124
111%
18%
124 37
33%
5%
32
29%
5%
19
17%
3%
18
16%
3%
18
16%
3%
57
51%
8%
60
54%
9%
7
6%
1%
2002
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
90
73%
12%
90 34
27%
5%
25
20%
3%
10
8%
1%
10
8%
1%
11
9%
2%
46
37%
6%
38
31%
5%
6
5%
1%
2003
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
142
158%
19%
142 41
46%
6%
34
38%
5%
28
31%
4%
15
17%
2%
24
27%
3%
94
104%
13%
44
49%
6%
4
4%
1%
2004
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
159
112%
21%
159 52
37%
7%
38
27%
5%
26
18%
3%
19
13%
3%
24
17%
3%
103
73%
14%
51
36%
7%
5
4%
1%
2005
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
138
87%
18%
138 47
30%
6%
34
21%
4%
16
10%
2%
16
10%
2%
25
16%
3%
89
56%
11%
44
28%
6%
5
3%
1%
2006
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
135
98%
17%
135 38
28%
5%
33
24%
4%
14
10%
2%
20
14%
2%
30
22%
4%
85
62%
10%
45
33%
6%
5
4%
1%
2007
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
165
122%
20%
165 50
37%
6%
41
30%
5%
22
16%
3%
22
16%
3%
30
22%
4%
107
79%
13%
54
40%
7%
4
3%
0%
2008
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
158
96%
19%
158 57
35%
7%
33
20%
4%
25
15%
3%
17
10%
2%
26
16%
3%
101
61%
12%
53
32%
6%
4
2%
0%
2009
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
178
113%
20%
178 64
41%
7%
38
24%
4%
26
16%
3%
19
12%
2%
31
20%
4%
122
77%
14%
52
33%
6%
4
3%
0%
2010
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
149
84%
17%
149 47
26%
5%
28
16%
3%
27
15%
3%
16
9%
2%
31
17%
3%
92
52%
10%
51
29%
6%
6
3%
1%
2011
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
171
115%
19%
171 50
34%
5%
41
28%
5%
31
21%
3%
20
13%
2%
29
19%
3%
118
79%
13%
50
34%
5%
3
2%
0%
2012
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
148
86%
16%
148 46
27%
5%
26
15%
3%
25
15%
3%
16
9%
2%
35
20%
4%
90
52%
10%
52
30%
6%
6
3%
1%
2013
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
169
114%
18%
169 46
31%
5%
31
21%
3%
30
20%
3%
27
18%
3%
35
24%
4%
116
78%
12%
50
34%
5%
3
2%
0%
2014
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
150
89%
15%
150 31
18%
3%
30
18%
3%
26
15%
3%
21
12%
2%
42
25%
4%
90
53%
9%
54
32%
6%
6
4%
1%
2015
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
141
94%
14%
141 28
19%
3%
31
21%
3%
20
13%
2%
29
19%
3%
33
22%
3%
86
57%
9%
50
33%
5%
5
3%
0%
2016
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
156
111%
15%
156 37
26%
4%
30
21%
3%
26
18%
3%
27
19%
3%
36
26%
3%
96
68%
9%
54
38%
5%
6
4%
1%
2017
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
89
57%
8%
89 19
12%
2%
17
11%
2%
19
12%
2%
10
6%
1%
24
15%
2%
52
33%
5%
33
21%
3%
4
3%
0%
Threats*
Threats Group of Threats SOC reports Properties
Commercial development Buildings and Development 104 34
Housing Buildings and Development 895 192
Industrial areas Buildings and Development 34 11
Interpretative and visitation facilities Buildings and Development 134 58
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Buildings and Development 252 75
Air transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 30 12
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 141 50
Ground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 525 121
Marine transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 103 27
Underground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 40 14
Localised utilities Services Infrastructures 33 18
Major linear utilities Services Infrastructures 80 22
Non-renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 16 5
Renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 44 15
Water infrastructure Services Infrastructures 213 46
Air pollution Pollution 43 17
Ground water pollution Pollution 29 10
Input of excess energy Pollution 28 9
Pollution of marine waters Pollution 15 6
Solid waste Pollution 119 36
Surface water pollution Pollution 123 24
Aquaculture Biological resource use/modification 1 1
Commercial hunting Biological resource use/modification 32 10
Commercial wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 0 0
Crop production Biological resource use/modification 77 19
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Biological resource use/modification 91 29
Forestry /wood production Biological resource use/modification 92 22
Land conversion Biological resource use/modification 366 68
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Biological resource use/modification 211 37
Subsistence hunting Biological resource use/modification 28 11
Subsistence wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 2 2
Mining Physical resource extraction 308 55
Oil and gas Physical resource extraction 120 31
Quarrying Physical resource extraction 22 9
Water (extraction) Physical resource extraction 49 14
Dust Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Financial resources Local conditions affecting physical fabric 303 93
Governance Local conditions affecting physical fabric 90 27
Human resources Local conditions affecting physical fabric 262 90
Legal framework Local conditions affecting physical fabric 349 117
Management systems/ management plan Local conditions affecting physical fabric 1835 368
Micro-organisms Local conditions affecting physical fabric 10 3
Pests Local conditions affecting physical fabric 1 1
Radiation/light Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Relative humidity Local conditions affecting physical fabric 50 21
Temperature Local conditions affecting physical fabric 9 5
Water (rain/water table) Local conditions affecting physical fabric 177 51
Wind Local conditions affecting physical fabric 35 13
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Social/cultural uses of heritage 41 11
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Social/cultural uses of heritage 305 61
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Social/cultural uses of heritage 513 139
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting Social/cultural uses of heritage 16 5
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses Social/cultural uses of heritage 22 6
Society's valuing of heritage Social/cultural uses of heritage 35 15
Civil unrest Other human activities 223 28
Deliberate destruction of heritage Other human activities 187 53
Illegal activities Other human activities 705 123
Military training Other human activities 3 3
Terrorism Other human activities 1 1
War Other human activities 135 22
Changes to oceanic waters Climate change and severe weather events 10 3
Desertification Climate change and severe weather events 9 3
Drought Climate change and severe weather events 23 5
Flooding Climate change and severe weather events 77 24
Other climate change impacts Climate change and severe weather events 31 10
Storms Climate change and severe weather events 83 29
Temperature change Climate change and severe weather events 15 7
Avalanche/ landslide Sudden ecological or geological events 22 6
Earthquake Sudden ecological or geological events 72 29
Erosion and siltation/ deposition Sudden ecological or geological events 135 31
Fire (widlfires) Sudden ecological or geological events 65 16
Tsunami/tidal wave Sudden ecological or geological events 3 2
Volcanic eruption Sudden ecological or geological events 9 4
Hyper-abundant species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 2 2
Invasive / alien freshwater species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 46 10
Invasive / alien marine species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 19 4
Invasive/alien terrestrial species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 110 33
Modified genetic material Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 0 0
Translocated species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 13 2
High impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 42 18
Low impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 1 1
Management activities Management and institutional factors 403 101
Threats by year (SOC reports)*
Threats* Year
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Buildings and Development
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Commercial development 2 4 4 1 2 4 4 14 11 5 5 4 6 5 1 3 3 5 5 6 3 7
Housing 16 15 21 21 23 21 17 37 47 37 46 60 58 71 55 64 52 54 52 50 48 30
Industrial areas 1 1 1 2 1 1 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 3 2 3 2 1 4 1
Interpretative and visitation facilities 2 0 5 1 4 8 4 10 8 8 5 7 6 9 4 8 6 6 7 8 10 8
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure 4 3 8 6 5 7 3 8 7 3 9 16 13 22 18 23 13 15 21 14 23 11
Transportation Infrastructure
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Air transport infrastructure 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 2 2 1 4 0 2 2 2 1 2 3 1
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure 2 3 5 7 6 4 1 3 10 8 6 7 10 15 8 14 4 7 4 6 8 3
Ground transport infrastructure 12 15 20 22 26 30 17 23 32 16 21 28 28 28 23 27 24 26 26 30 31 20
Marine transport infrastructure 3 2 5 3 3 5 3 3 5 1 1 2 6 7 7 8 8 7 7 6 7 4
Underground transport infrastructure 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 3 1 0 1 2 3 3 5 2 4 2 3 5 1
Services Infrastructures
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Localised utilities 3 3 2 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 4 2 1 3 1
Major linear utilities 0 2 3 4 3 5 3 6 6 3 3 4 3 4 1 3 4 4 5 6 3 5
Non-renewable energy facilities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 3 3 3 0 2
Renewable energy facilities 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 0 3 1 2 3 4 6 5 2
Water infrastructure 4 3 6 5 4 7 4 6 7 10 9 13 12 10 14 11 15 13 14 15 17 14
Pollution
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Air pollution 2 5 3 2 1 2 2 2 2 1 3 1 2 1 4 0 3 0 3 1 2 1
Ground water pollution 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 2 2 1 2 2 1 2 2 3 2 3 1 1
Input of excess energy 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 5 1 2 1 3 1 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 1
Pollution of marine waters 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 1 0 2
Solid waste 3 6 7 1 3 2 1 2 8 8 7 10 7 5 8 5 7 6 5 7 6 5
Surface water pollution 5 5 6 5 7 5 3 5 4 3 5 4 7 3 6 7 8 7 8 8 7 5
Biological resource use/modification
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Aquaculture 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Commercial hunting 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 3 2 1 1 1 0 3 3 1 2 2 2 2 2 2
Commercial wild plant collection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Crop production 1 1 1 1 2 3 1 1 2 7 10 11 3 4 3 6 3 2 4 5 1 5
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources 3 3 2 4 5 3 4 5 8 4 4 4 5 4 3 3 3 6 5 3 7 3
Forestry /wood production 2 5 6 5 6 5 1 6 2 4 6 4 5 6 4 0 4 3 3 5 5 5
Land conversion 9 8 7 9 13 15 9 18 11 9 14 17 17 22 20 22 22 23 26 29 27 19
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals 4 4 4 5 6 7 5 7 10 6 10 11 12 15 11 12 16 16 12 15 15 8
Subsistence hunting 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 4 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 1 2 1 1
Subsistence wild plant collection 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Physical resource extraction
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Mining 5 9 11 9 14 15 10 10 9 12 14 12 13 16 18 17 20 18 20 20 22 14
Oil and gas 1 2 4 4 3 6 4 5 5 3 3 3 6 6 6 8 8 10 11 7 11 4
Quarrying 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 2 2 0
Water (extraction) 1 1 1 1 2 3 2 1 2 1 2 2 2 3 4 2 2 2 5 2 3 5
Local conditions affecting physical fabric
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Dust 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial resources 6 8 8 12 11 14 10 24 26 11 15 18 17 16 15 18 16 10 15 9 15 9
Governance 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 3 2 3 3 5 6 7 6 8 7 8 8 13 6
Human resources 6 2 4 5 4 10 6 26 21 11 15 18 11 19 9 16 13 13 13 13 15 12
Legal framework 8 13 10 6 6 6 6 21 26 15 17 12 15 13 18 19 23 24 23 21 28 19
Management systems/ management plan 30 47 67 68 58 66 54 97 100 84 84 99 96 104 95 108 96 106 101 95 113 67
Micro-organisms 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
Pests 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Radiation/light 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Relative humidity 4 5 5 2 3 2 2 3 4 1 2 3 2 3 2 3 1 0 1 1 1 0
Temperature 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Water (rain/water table) 6 6 9 4 5 6 4 11 17 7 9 10 8 9 7 9 9 11 7 8 6 9
Wind 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 2 1 4 3 1 3 3 2 1 2 2 1 2 1
Social/cultural uses of heritage
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 3 4 3 3 2 3 2 2 3 4 3 3
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community 8 9 11 12 16 19 10 17 13 15 16 21 13 17 14 18 12 13 13 16 12 10
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation 7 16 18 17 17 19 20 29 29 21 30 36 24 27 19 21 28 22 35 25 33 20
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 1
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses 1 0 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 0
Society's valuing of heritage 0 1 1 1 1 2 3 2 3 1 1 1 1 3 2 3 2 0 1 0 4 2
Other human activities
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Civil unrest 3 3 4 6 6 6 3 11 15 11 12 13 13 12 13 13 13 13 13 16 16 8
Deliberate destruction of heritage 2 4 2 3 4 5 4 8 12 9 8 10 14 18 14 13 12 12 10 10 10 3
Illegal activities 12 20 15 20 28 27 19 31 44 30 34 41 35 44 34 42 41 37 44 38 43 26
Military training 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Terrorism 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
War 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 6 6 5 7 6 6 5 5 9 15 15 15 16 4
Climate change and severe weather events
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Changes to oceanic waters 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 2 2 1 0
Desertification 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0
Drought 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 2 2 3 1 3 1 2 2
Flooding 0 4 3 1 2 0 1 3 2 3 6 5 5 4 4 4 7 6 4 7 4 2
Other climate change impacts 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 4 3 3 2 3 2
Storms 1 4 10 11 11 1 1 3 2 0 2 1 2 2 2 6 4 5 6 4 3 2
Temperature change 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0
Sudden ecological or geological events
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Avalanche/ landslide 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 0
Earthquake 1 1 1 4 3 5 1 3 4 4 4 5 4 5 4 5 8 2 3 1 3 1
Erosion and siltation/ deposition 4 3 5 3 4 3 2 3 7 7 7 9 3 10 5 10 7 9 8 10 8 8
Fire (widlfires) 1 2 2 3 4 3 3 2 2 2 3 3 2 3 4 4 2 6 3 5 3 3
Tsunami/tidal wave 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Volcanic eruption 0 0 2 2 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Hyper-abundant species 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Invasive / alien freshwater species 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 4 2 2 3 3 2 3 1 3 3 1 4 1 4 1
Invasive / alien marine species 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 0
Invasive/alien terrestrial species 2 5 1 3 4 3 2 5 2 4 7 5 7 5 6 3 8 6 6 6 10 10
Modified genetic material 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Translocated species 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1
Management and institutional factors
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
High impact research / monitoring activities 0 0 2 2 0 2 1 0 4 2 1 1 3 2 3 3 3 4 2 2 3 2
Low impact research / monitoring activities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Management activities 9 20 16 18 12 14 13 17 13 11 13 16 20 25 20 25 24 23 27 25 25 17
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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.