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State of Conservation (SOC)

Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra

Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra
Date of Inscription: 2004
Nomination records (Year): 2003
Category: Natural
Criteria: (vii)(ix)(x)
Danger List: Yes
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  • Governance
  • Ground transport infrastructure
  • Illegal activities
  • Land conversion
  • Management systems/ management plan
Inscription on the Danger List
Year: 2011
Threats to the Site:

a)         Road construction;

b)         Agricultural encroachment;

c)          Illegal logging;

d)         Poaching;

e)         Institutional and governance weaknesses.

* : 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.