1.         Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve (Mexico) (N 1290)

Year of inscription on the World Heritage List  2008

Criteria  (vii)

Year(s) of inscription on the List of World Heritage in Danger  N/A

Previous Committee Decisions  see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/1290/documents/

International Assistance

Requests approved: 0
Total amount approved: USD 0
For details, see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/1290/assistance/

UNESCO Extra-budgetary Funds


Previous monitoring missions

January 2011 Joint WHC/IUCN reactive monitoring mission

Factors affecting the property identified in previous reports

a) Illegal logging;

b) Growth in human population;

c) Tourism pressures associated with growth in visitor numbers and heavy concentration in specific areas;

d) Agricultural advances;

e) Forest fires.

Illustrative material  see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/1290/

Current conservation issues

350 words

Analysis and Conclusions of the World Heritage Centre and IUCN

500 words

Draft Decision: 42 COM 7B.

The World Heritage Committee,

1.         Having examined Document WHC/18/42.COM/7B,

2.         Recalling Decision

2.         Heading 7

a)         Heading 8

(i)         Heading 9

2.         Requests the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre, by 1 December 2019, an updated report on the state of conservation of the property and the implementation of the above, for examination by the World Heritage Committee at its 44th session in 2020.