State of Conservation
States PartiesAfghanistan Australia Bangladesh Cambodia China Democratic People's Republic of Korea Fiji India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of) Japan Kazakhstan Kiribati Lao People's Democratic Republic Malaysia Nepal New Zealand Pakistan Philippines Republic of Korea Solomon Islands Sri Lanka Thailand Turkmenistan Uzbekistan Viet Nam
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan (412) Housing (170) Ground transport infrastructure (142) Illegal activities (137) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation (126) Management activities (100) Financial resources (81) Legal framework (74) Human resources (62) Land conversion (61) Mining (59) Civil unrest (59) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure (48) Water infrastructure (44) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community (42) Interpretative and visitation facilities (35) Deliberate destruction of heritage (32) Invasive/alien terrestrial species (32) Commercial development (31) Water (rain/water table) (31) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure (30) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources (29) Marine transport infrastructure (23) Forestry /wood production (23) Storms (20) Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses (19) Relative humidity (18) Water (extraction) (17) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system (15) Society's valuing of heritage (15) Governance (14) Crop production (13) Flooding (13) Earthquake (13) Major linear utilities (12) Air pollution (12) Other climate change impacts (12) Erosion and siltation/ deposition (12) Air transport infrastructure (10) Surface water pollution (10) Fire (widlfires) (10) Ground water pollution (9) Temperature change (9) Industrial areas (8) Solid waste (8) Changes to oceanic waters (8) Invasive / alien freshwater species (8) Localised utilities (7) Non-renewable energy facilities (7) Oil and gas (7) High impact research / monitoring activities (7) Underground transport infrastructure (6) Commercial hunting (6) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals (6) Quarrying (5) Avalanche/ landslide (5) Volcanic eruption (5) Drought (3) Tsunami/tidal wave (3) Wind (2) Renewable energy facilities (1) Input of excess energy (1) Subsistence wild plant collection (1) Temperature (1) Terrorism (1) Invasive / alien marine species (1)
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”).