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State of Conservation (SOC)

Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Ngorongoro Conservation Area
  Tanzania, United Republic of
Date of Inscription: 1979
Nomination records (Year): 1978, 2006, 2007, 2009
Category: Mixed
Criteria: (iv)(vii)(viii)(ix)(x)
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States Parties SOC Report
  • Crop production
  • Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community
  • Illegal activities
  • Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
  • Invasive/alien terrestrial species
  • Land conversion
  • Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
Inscription on the Danger List
Year: 1984 -1989
Threats to the Site:

Shortcomings in the management and protection of the property 

* : 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.