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State of Conservation (SOC)

M'Zab Valley

M'Zab Valley
  Algeria
Date of Inscription: 1982
Nomination records (Year): 1981
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (ii)(iii)(v)
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Threats*
  • Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system
  • Flooding
  • Ground water pollution
  • Housing
  • Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community
  • Legal framework
  • Management systems/ management plan
  • Other Threats:

    Deterioration of the environment



* : The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).

** : All mission reports are not always available electronically.