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State of Conservation

  • Results
  • Views
  • Exports
154
Reports
154
Properties
90
States Parties
Statistics by properties (by regions and categories)
Year Property SOC Regions Categories
EUR-NA APA LAC ARB AFR Cultural Natural Mixed
2017
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
154
100%
15%
154 32
21%
3%
30
19%
3%
25
16%
2%
35
23%
3%
32
21%
3%
97
63%
9%
51
33%
5%
6
4%
1%
Threats*
Threats Group of Threats SOC reports Properties
Commercial development Buildings and Development 8 8
Housing Buildings and Development 58 58
Industrial areas Buildings and Development 1 1
Interpretative and visitation facilities Buildings and Development 13 13
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Buildings and Development 20 20
Air transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 3 3
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 8 8
Ground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 38 38
Marine transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 8 8
Underground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 7 7
Localised utilities Services Infrastructures 3 3
Major linear utilities Services Infrastructures 6 6
Non-renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 3 3
Renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 4 4
Water infrastructure Services Infrastructures 19 19
Air pollution Pollution 1 1
Ground water pollution Pollution 2 2
Input of excess energy Pollution 1 1
Pollution of marine waters Pollution 2 2
Solid waste Pollution 6 6
Surface water pollution Pollution 8 8
Aquaculture Biological resource use/modification 1 1
Commercial hunting Biological resource use/modification 5 5
Commercial wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 0 0
Crop production Biological resource use/modification 7 7
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Biological resource use/modification 6 6
Forestry /wood production Biological resource use/modification 8 8
Land conversion Biological resource use/modification 34 34
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Biological resource use/modification 15 15
Subsistence hunting Biological resource use/modification 2 2
Subsistence wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 0 0
Mining Physical resource extraction 20 20
Oil and gas Physical resource extraction 7 7
Quarrying Physical resource extraction 2 2
Water (extraction) Physical resource extraction 5 5
Dust Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Micro-organisms Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Pests Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Radiation/light Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Relative humidity Local conditions affecting physical fabric 1 1
Temperature Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Water (rain/water table) Local conditions affecting physical fabric 12 12
Wind Local conditions affecting physical fabric 1 1
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Social/cultural uses of heritage 4 4
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Social/cultural uses of heritage 17 17
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Social/cultural uses of heritage 34 34
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting Social/cultural uses of heritage 1 1
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses Social/cultural uses of heritage 0 0
Society's valuing of heritage Social/cultural uses of heritage 3 3
Civil unrest Other human activities 17 17
Deliberate destruction of heritage Other human activities 12 12
Illegal activities Other human activities 43 43
Military training Other human activities 2 2
Terrorism Other human activities 0 0
War Other human activities 22 22
Changes to oceanic waters Climate change and severe weather events 2 2
Desertification Climate change and severe weather events 0 0
Drought Climate change and severe weather events 2 2
Flooding Climate change and severe weather events 7 7
Other climate change impacts Climate change and severe weather events 4 4
Storms Climate change and severe weather events 4 4
Temperature change Climate change and severe weather events 1 1
Avalanche/ landslide Sudden ecological or geological events 1 1
Earthquake Sudden ecological or geological events 2 2
Erosion and siltation/ deposition Sudden ecological or geological events 12 12
Fire (widlfires) Sudden ecological or geological events 5 5
Tsunami/tidal wave Sudden ecological or geological events 0 0
Volcanic eruption Sudden ecological or geological events 0 0
Hyper-abundant species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 1 1
Invasive / alien freshwater species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 1 1
Invasive / alien marine species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 2 2
Invasive/alien terrestrial species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 12 12
Modified genetic material Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 0 0
Translocated species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 1 1
Financial resources Management and institutional factors 15 15
Governance Management and institutional factors 11 11
High impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 3 3
Human resources Management and institutional factors 20 20
Legal framework Management and institutional factors 30 30
Low impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 0 0
Management activities Management and institutional factors 30 30
Management systems/ management plan Management and institutional factors 108 108
Threats by year (SOC reports)*
Threats* Year
2017
Buildings and Development
2017
Commercial development 8
Housing 58
Industrial areas 1
Interpretative and visitation facilities 13
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure 20
Transportation Infrastructure
2017
Air transport infrastructure 3
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure 8
Ground transport infrastructure 38
Marine transport infrastructure 8
Underground transport infrastructure 7
Services Infrastructures
2017
Localised utilities 3
Major linear utilities 6
Non-renewable energy facilities 3
Renewable energy facilities 4
Water infrastructure 19
Pollution
2017
Air pollution 1
Ground water pollution 2
Input of excess energy 1
Pollution of marine waters 2
Solid waste 6
Surface water pollution 8
Biological resource use/modification
2017
Aquaculture 1
Commercial hunting 5
Commercial wild plant collection 0
Crop production 7
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources 6
Forestry /wood production 8
Land conversion 34
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals 15
Subsistence hunting 2
Subsistence wild plant collection 0
Physical resource extraction
2017
Mining 20
Oil and gas 7
Quarrying 2
Water (extraction) 5
Local conditions affecting physical fabric
2017
Dust 0
Micro-organisms 0
Pests 0
Radiation/light 0
Relative humidity 1
Temperature 0
Water (rain/water table) 12
Wind 1
Social/cultural uses of heritage
2017
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system 4
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community 17
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation 34
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting 1
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses 0
Society's valuing of heritage 3
Other human activities
2017
Civil unrest 17
Deliberate destruction of heritage 12
Illegal activities 43
Military training 2
Terrorism 0
War 22
Climate change and severe weather events
2017
Changes to oceanic waters 2
Desertification 0
Drought 2
Flooding 7
Other climate change impacts 4
Storms 4
Temperature change 1
Sudden ecological or geological events
2017
Avalanche/ landslide 1
Earthquake 2
Erosion and siltation/ deposition 12
Fire (widlfires) 5
Tsunami/tidal wave 0
Volcanic eruption 0
Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species
2017
Hyper-abundant species 1
Invasive / alien freshwater species 1
Invasive / alien marine species 2
Invasive/alien terrestrial species 12
Modified genetic material 0
Translocated species 1
Management and institutional factors
2017
Financial resources 15
Governance 11
High impact research / monitoring activities 3
Human resources 20
Legal framework 30
Low impact research / monitoring activities 0
Management activities 30
Management systems/ management plan 108
Properties
Categories

Regions

* : 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.