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Property: Jaú National Park Id. N°: 998 State Party: Brazil Criteria: N (ii) (iv) The Committee inscribed Jaú National Park on the World Heritage List under natural criteria (ii) and (iv). Criteria (ii) and (iv): The site protects a large and representative example of the Amazon Central Plain Forest including the entire hydrological basin of the Jaú River. The site is important for biodiversity, protecting a large portion of the biodiversity associated with the Blackwater River system - one of the three types of lymnological systems associated with the ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Central Amazon Conservation Complex
Country: Brazil
Property: Noel Kempff Mercado National Park Id. N°: 967 State Party: Bolivia Criteria: N (ii) (iv) The Committee inscribed Noel Kempff Mercado National Park on the World Heritage List under natural criteria (ii) and (iv). Criteria (ii) and (iv): The site contains an array of habitat types including evergreen rainforests, palm forests, cerrado, swamps, savannahs, gallery forests, and semideciduous dry forests. The cerrado habitats found on the Huanchaca Meseta have been isolated for millions of years providing an ideal living laboratory for the study of the evolution of these ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Noel Kempff Mercado National Park
Country: Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Property: Pantanal Conservation Area Id. N°: 999 State Party: Brazil Criteria: N (ii) (iii) (iv) The Committee inscribed Pantanal Conservation Complex on the World Heritage List under natural criteria (ii), (iii) and (iv). Criteria (ii), (iii) and (iv): The site is representative of the Greater Pantanal region. It demonstrates the on-going ecological and biological processes that occur in the Pantanal. The association of the Amolar Mountains with the dominant freshwater wetland ecosystems confers to the site a uniquely important ecological gradient as well as a dramatic ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Pantanal Conservation Area
Country: Brazil
Property: Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands) Id. N°: 908 State Party: Italy Criteria: N (i) The Committee inscribed the Aeolian Islands on the World Heritage List under natural criterion (i). Criterion (i): The volcanic landforms of the site represent classic features in the continuing study of volcanology worldwide. With their scientific study from at least the 18th Century, the islands have provided two of the types of eruptions (Vulcanian and Strombolian) to vulcanology and geology textbooks and so have featured prominently in the education of all geoscientists for over 200 years. ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands)
Country: Italy
Property: Kinabalu Park Id. N°: 1012 State Party: Malaysia Criteria: N(ii) (iv) The Committee inscribed Kinabalu Park on the World Heritage List under natural criteria (ii) and (iv). Criteria (ii) and (iv): The site has a diverse biota and high endemism. The altitudinal and climatic gradient from tropical forest to alpine conditions combine with precipitous topography, diverse geology and frequent climate oscillations to provide conditions ideal for the development of new species. The Park contains high biodiversity with representatives from more than half the families of all ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Kinabalu Park
Country: Malaysia
Property: Gunung Mulu National Park Id. N°: 1013 State Party: Malaysia Criteria: N (i) (ii) (iii) (iv) The Committee inscribed the Gunung Mulu National Park under natural criteria (i), (ii), (iii) and (iv). Criteria (i), (ii), (iii) and (iv): The concentration of caves in Mulu's Melinau Formation with its geomorphic and structural characteristics is an outstanding feature which allows a greater understanding of Earth's history. The caves of Mulu are important for their classic features of underground geomorphology, demonstrating an evolutionary history of more than 1.5 million ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Gunung Mulu National Park
Country: Malaysia
Property: Central Suriname Nature Reserve Id. N°: 1017 State Party: Suriname Criteria: N (ii) (iv) The Committee inscribed the Central Suriname Nature Reserve under natural criteria (ii) and (iv). Criteria (ii) and (iv): The site encompasses significant vertical relief, topography and soil conditions that have resulted in a variety of ecosystems. This ecosystem variation allows organisms within these ecosystems to move in response to disturbance, adapt to change and maintain gene flow between populations. The site's size, undisturbed state (in general a rare condition in ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Central Suriname Nature Reserve
Country: Suriname
Property: The High Coast Id. N°: 898 State Party: Sweden Criteria: N (i) The Committee inscribed The High Coast under natural criterion (i). Criterion (i): The site is one of the places in the world that is experiencing isostatic uplift as a result of deglaciation. Isostatic rebound is well-illustrated and the distinctiveness of the site is the extent of the total isostatic uplift which, at 294m, exceeds others. The site is the "type area" for research on isostacy, the phenomenon having been first recognised and studied there. A number of Committee members supported the ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago
Country: Sweden
Property: Ha Long Bay (renomination) Id. N°: 672 bis State Party: Viet Nam Criteria: N (i) (iii) The Committee inscribed Ha Long Bay under natural criterion (i) in addition to the site's existing 1994 listing under criterion (iii). Criterion (i): The site is the most extensive and best known example of marine invaded tower karst and one of the most important areas of fengcong and fenglin karst in the world. The size of the area provides sufficient integrity for these large scale geomorphic processes to operate unhindered. The nomination under criterion (i) was supported by a ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Ha Long Bay
Country: Viet Nam
Property: Plitvice Lakes National Park Id. N°: 98 bis State Party: Croatia Criteria The Committee approved the extension of Plitvice Lakes National Park site by the nominated area of 10,020 ha as this would contribute to the integrity of the site.  
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Plitvice Lakes National Park
Country: Croatia
Property: Caves of the Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst Id. N°: 725-858 bis State Party: Hungary / Slovakia Criteria The Committee approved the incorporation of the Dobšinská Ice Cave as part of the Caves of the Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst World Heritage site. Although this ice cave is a relatively small (6km2) and specialised feature, it does add variety to the existing site and its features relate to and complement the Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst. The Delegate of Hungary welcomed the extension and the Observer of Slovakia informed the Committee ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst
Country: Hungary Slovakia
Property: Kopacki rit Id. N°: 964 State Party: Croatia Criteria The Committee noted that Kopacki rit is an important site at the European scale and very significant within the Danube Basin as a whole. Nonetheless, it does not meet the criteria set by the World Heritage Convention and a number of important integrity questions remain unresolved. The Committee decided not to inscribe the property on the World Heritage List.  
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Country: Croatia
Property: uKhahlamba/ Drakensberg Park Id. N°: 985 State Party: South Africa Criteria: N(iii) (iv) C (i) (iii) The Committee inscribed uKhahlamba/Drakensberg Park on the World Heritage List under natural criteria (iii) and (iv) and cultural criteria (i) and (iii): Natural criteria (iii) and (iv): The site has exceptional natural beauty with soaring basaltic buttresses, incisive dramatic cutbacks and golden sandstone ramparts. Rolling high altitude grasslands, the pristine steep-sided river valleys and rocky gorges also contribute to the beauty of the site. The site's diversity ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Maloti-Drakensberg Park
Country: South Africa
Property: Jesuit Block and Estancias of Córdoba Id. N°: 995 State Party: Argentina Criteria: C (ii) (iv) The Committee decided to inscribe the site on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (ii) and (iv): Criterion (ii) The Jesuit buildings and ensembles of Córdoba and the estancias are exceptional examples of the fusion of European and indigenous values and cultures during a seminal period in South America. Criterion (iv) The religious, social, and economic experiment carried out in South America for over 150 years by the Society of Jesus produced a ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Jesuit Block and Estancias of Córdoba
Country: Argentina
Property: The Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley Id. N°: 960 State Party: Armenia Criteria: C (ii) The Committee decided to inscribe this property on the World Heritage List on the basis of criterion (ii): Criterion (ii): The Monastery of Geghard, with its remarkable rock-cut churches and tombs, is an exceptionally well preserved and complete example of medieval Armenian monastic architecture and decorative art, with many innovatory features which had a profound influence on subsequent developments in the region. The Delegate of Italy stressed that this site is ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley
Country: Armenia
Property: The Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots Id. N°: 1011 State Party: Armenia Criteria: C (ii) (iii) The Committee decided to inscribe this property on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (ii) and (iii): Criterion (ii): The developments in ecclesiastical architecture represented in an outstanding manner by the Churches at Echmiatsin and the archaeological site of Zvartnots had a profound influence on church design over a wide region. Criterion (iii): The Churches at Echmiatsin and the archaeological site of Zvartnots ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots
Country: Armenia
Property: The Wachau Cultural Landscape Id. N°: 970 State Party: Austria Criteria: C (ii) (iv) The Committee decided to inscribed this property on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (ii) and (iv): Criterion (ii): The Wachau is an outstanding example of a riverine landscape bordered by mountains in which material evidence of its long historical evolution has survived to a remarkable degree. Criterion (iv): The architecture, the human settlements, and the agricultural use of the land in the Wachau vividly illustrate a basically medieval landscape that has evolved ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Wachau Cultural Landscape
Country: Austria
Property: The Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower Id. N°: 958 State Party: Azerbaijan Criteria: C (iv) The Committee decided to inscribe this property on the World Heritage List on the basis of criterion (iv): Criterion (iv): The Walled City of Baku represents an outstanding and rare example of a historic urban ensemble and architecture with influence from Zoroastrian, Sassanian, Arabic, Persian, Shirvani, Ottoman, and Russian cultures. In response to several Delegates, expressing concern about the authenticity and coherence of the management ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower
Country: Azerbaijan
Property: The Mir Castle Complex Id. N°: 625 State Party: Belarus Criteria: C (ii) (iv) The Committee decided to inscribe this property on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (ii) and (iv). Criterion (ii): Mir Castle is an exceptional example of a central European castle, reflecting in its design and layout successive cultural influences (Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque) that blend harmoniously to create an impressive monument to the history of this region. Criterion (iv): The region in which Mir Castle stands has a long history of political and cultural ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Mir Castle Complex
Country: Belarus
Property: The Historic Centre of Brugge Id. N°: 996 State Party: Belgium Criteria: C (ii) (iv) (vi) The Committee decided to inscribe this property on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (ii), (iv), and (vi): Criterion (ii): The Historic Town of Brugge is testimony, over a long period, of a considerable exchange of influences on the development of architecture, particularly in brick Gothic, as well as favouring innovative artistic influences in the development of medieval painting, being the birthplace of the school of the Flemish Primitives. Criterion (iv): The ...
Session: 24th session of the World Heritage Committee (CONF 204)
Year: 2000
Sites: Historic Centre of Brugge
Country: Belgium
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