State of Conservation
Category of site
Cultural site Natural site Mixed site
Site inscribed on the List of World Heritage in Danger
Cultural site Natural site Mixed site
States PartiesAfghanistan Albania Algeria Andorra Argentina Austria Azerbaijan Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Benin Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bosnia and Herzegovina Brazil Bulgaria Cambodia Canada Chile China Colombia Costa Rica Côte d'Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czechia Democratic People's Republic of Korea Denmark Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Haiti Holy See Honduras Hungary India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of) Iraq Ireland Italy Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kyrgyzstan Lao People's Democratic Republic Latvia Lebanon Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malaysia Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia (Federated States of) Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Nepal Netherlands Niger Nigeria Norway Oman Pakistan Palestine Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Republic of Korea Romania Russian Federation Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Slovakia South Africa Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Thailand Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Republic of Tanzania United States of America Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Viet Nam Yemen Zimbabwe
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan(1421) Housing(901) Management activities(439) Legal framework(313) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(312) Ground transport infrastructure(297) Deliberate destruction of heritage(205) Human resources(190) Water (rain/water table)(188) Illegal activities(187) Financial resources(163) Land conversion(162) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(160) Interpretative and visitation facilities(141) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(138) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(132) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(131) Solid waste(116) Commercial development(115) War(90) Earthquake(87) Flooding(84) Marine transport infrastructure(74) Relative humidity(66) Civil unrest(60) Storms(58) Governance(58) Underground transport infrastructure(53) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system(47) Water infrastructure(44) High impact research / monitoring activities(44) Wind(43) Mining(38) Surface water pollution(37) Society's valuing of heritage(34) Air transport infrastructure(31) Localised utilities(28) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(28) Industrial areas(23) Major linear utilities(23) Air pollution(23) Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses(23) Crop production(22) Quarrying(22) Oil and gas(15) Micro-organisms(15) Temperature(14) Other climate change impacts(14) Desertification(13) Avalanche/ landslide(13) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(12) Input of excess energy(11) Renewable energy facilities(10) Ground water pollution(5) Fire (widlfires)(5) Pollution of marine waters(4) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(4) Terrorism(4) Water (extraction) (3) Pests(3) Radiation/light(3) Military training(3) Volcanic eruption(3) Non-renewable energy facilities(2) Temperature change(2) Tsunami/tidal wave(2) Forestry /wood production(1) Subsistence hunting(1) Subsistence wild plant collection(1) Changes to oceanic waters(1) Hyper-abundant species(1) Low impact research / monitoring activities(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”).