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Committee Decisions

CONF 202 21A.1

Srebarna Nature Reserve (Bulgaria)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Invites the State Party to shortly finalize the management plan and confirm its adoption by the Government and to submit a calendar of activities for preparing a proposal for a transborder World Heritage area in the Danube Delta in cooperation with other concerned States Parties;

2. Urges the State Party to take necessary action to purchase the portable electric generator to ensure the rapid closing of the sluice gates as and when needed and to minimize the risks of contamination from any future toxic spills;

3. Recommends that the site be removed from the List of World Heritage Danger, effective from the date at which the State Party submits to the Centre, IUCN and the Ramsar Convention Secretariat, a copy of the approved management plan, and a statement committing the necessary resources for the timely implementation of the plan.
Documents
PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF WHC-02/CONF.202/18
Themes: Conservation
Focal Point: EUR/NA
States Parties: Bulgaria
Session: 26COM