State of Conservation (SOC)
States PartiesAfghanistan Australia Bangladesh Cambodia China India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of) Japan Kazakhstan Kiribati Lao People's Democratic Republic Malaysia Nepal New Zealand Pakistan Philippines Republic of Korea Solomon Islands Sri Lanka Thailand Turkmenistan Uzbekistan Viet Nam
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan (392) Housing (164) Ground transport infrastructure (132) Illegal activities (128) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation (118) Management activities (98) Financial resources (78) Legal framework (72) Land conversion (58) Human resources (58) Civil unrest (56) Mining (55) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure (48) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community (41) Water infrastructure (40) Interpretative and visitation facilities (33) Deliberate destruction of heritage (32) Water (rain/water table) (31) Invasive/alien terrestrial species (31) Commercial development (30) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure (29) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources (27) Marine transport infrastructure (21) Forestry /wood production (21) Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses (19) Relative humidity (18) Water (extraction) (17) Society's valuing of heritage (15) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system (13) Storms (13) Major linear utilities (12) Crop production (12) Earthquake (12) Governance (12) Air pollution (11) Oil and gas (11) Flooding (11) Erosion and siltation/ deposition (10) Fire (widlfires) (10) Air transport infrastructure (9) Temperature change (8) Invasive / alien freshwater species (8) Industrial areas (7) Localised utilities (7) Solid waste (7) High impact research / monitoring activities (7) Other climate change impacts (6) Underground transport infrastructure (5) Commercial hunting (5) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals (5) Quarrying (5) Avalanche/ landslide (5) Volcanic eruption (5) Non-renewable energy facilities (4) Ground water pollution (4) Pollution of marine waters (4) Surface water pollution (4) Changes to oceanic waters (3) Drought (3) Tsunami/tidal wave (3) Wind (2) Renewable energy facilities (1) Input of excess energy (1) Subsistence wild plant collection (1) Temperature (1) Terrorism (1) Invasive / alien marine species (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”).