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State of Conservation (SOC)

Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu

Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu
  Peru
Date of Inscription: 1983
Nomination records (Year): 1982
Category: Mixed
Criteria: (i)(iii)(vii)(ix)
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Threats*
  • Housing
  • Land conversion
  • Major linear utilities
  • Management systems/ management plan
  • Water infrastructure
  • Other Threats:

    Fires



* : 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.