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Committee Decisions

CONF 208 VII.B.30

SOC: Wieliczka Salt Mines (Poland)

VII.30 Wieliczka Salt Mines (Poland)

The Committee noted that the installation of the dehumidifying equipment for the site, for which the Committee allocated an amount of US$ 100,000 in 1994, was being completed. The Delegate of Poland thanked the World Heritage Committee and the Government of the United States of America for their support to safeguard the salt mines and informed the Committee that the effectiveness of the dehumidifying system could only be assessed in the second half of 1998. An assessment report will be presented to the next Committee session.

The Committee decided to retain the Wieliczka Salt Mines on the. List of World Heritage in Danger awaiting the assessment report from the Polish authorities.

 

Themes: Conservation, List of World Heritage in Danger
States Parties: Poland
Session: 21COM