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Committee Decisions

CONF 002 X.B

Not Inscribed: Gir Wildlife Sanctuary (India)

Gir Wildlife Sanctuary



The Committee noted that the conservation of this natural site will be greatly enhanced if it were included in UNESCO's International Network of Biosphere Reserves. The Committee was of the view that although it is a site of high national value, it did not meet World Heritage criteria.


Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: India
Session: 16COM