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World Heritage List

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properties
Transboundary
Delisted
In Danger
0
Cultural
Natural
0
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87
States Parties

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Argentina
Australia
Bangladesh
Belarus
Belize
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Botswana
Brazil
Bulgaria
Cameroon
Canada
Central African Republic
Chad
China
Colombia
Congo
Costa Rica
Côte d'Ivoire
Croatia
Cuba
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Denmark
Dominica
Ecuador
Egypt
Ethiopia
Finland
France
Germany
Guinea
Honduras
Hungary
Iceland
India
Indonesia
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Japan
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Kenya
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Malawi
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Mexico
Mongolia
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New Zealand
Niger
Norway
Oman
Panama
Peru
Philippines
Poland
Portugal
Republic of Korea
Romania
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Saint Lucia
Senegal
Seychelles
Slovakia
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
South Africa
Spain
Sri Lanka
Suriname
Sweden
Switzerland
Tajikistan
Thailand
Tunisia
Uganda
Ukraine
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
United Republic of Tanzania
United States of America
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Viet Nam
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Notes
  1. Extension of the "Australian East Coast Temperate and Subtropical Rainforest Park".

    name changed 2007 from 'Central Eastern Rainforest Reserves (Australia)'

  2. Extension of "Jaú National Park".

  3. Extension of the "Glacier Bay/Wrangell/St Elias/Kluane" property.

  4. The "Burgess Shale" property, which was previously inscribed on the World Heritage List, is part of the "Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks".

  5. The Westland and Mount Cook National Park and the Fiordland National Park, which were previously inscribed on the World Heritage List, are part of the "Te Wahipounamu - South West New Zealand".

  6. At the time the property was extended, natural criterion (iv) was also found applicable.

  7. The WH area is managed directly by the Divisional Forest Officer from the Forest Dept. A national steering Committee co-ordinates institutions for Sinharaja as a National Wilderness Area, Biosphere Reserve (1988), and WH site. There are two management plans, prepared in 1985/86 and 1992/94, which emphasise conservation, scientific research, buffer zone management, benefit-sharing, and community participation.

  8. Extension of "Gough Island Wildlife Reserve".

  9. Extension of the "Glacier Bay/Wrangell/St Elias/Kluane" property.

*: transboundary property

#: As for 19 Natural and Mixed Properties inscribed for geological values before 1994, criteria numbering of this property has changed. See Decision 30.COM 8D.1

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