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Committee Decisions

CONF 208 VIII.95

Volcanoes of Kamchatka (Russian Federation)

VIII.95 The Committee noted with concern threats to the Bystrinsky Nature Park and noted conflicting reports relating to the gold mine operation and its relationship to the World Heritage boundary. The Committee requested the Centre to work in consultation with the State Party to prepare a mission to the site to review the state of conservation and to ascertain whether a case exists for inscribing this site on the List of World Heritage in Danger.

 

Documents
PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF WHC-01/CONF.208/10
Themes: Conservation
States Parties: Russian Federation
Session: 25COM