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 Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Bulgaria Cambodia Cameroon Canada Central African Republic Chad Chile China Colombia Congo Costa Rica Côte d'Ivoire Croatia Cuba Czechia Democratic People's Republic of Korea Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji France Gabon Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guinea Haiti Honduras Hungary India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of) Iraq Ireland Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kyrgyzstan Lao People's Democratic Republic Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Libya Lithuania Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia (Federated States of) Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Nepal Netherlands Niger Nigeria North Macedonia Oman Pakistan Palestine Panama Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Romania Russian Federation Saint Lucia Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands South Africa Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Thailand Togo 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 Zambia Zimbabwe
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan(1361) Housing(737) Illegal activities(524) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(382) Ground transport infrastructure(378) Land conversion(319) Management activities(312) Legal framework(292) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(240) Mining(238) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(198) Financial resources(198) Human resources(198) Water infrastructure(190) Civil unrest(181) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(180) War(166) Deliberate destruction of heritage(157) Water (rain/water table)(117) Governance(114) Interpretative and visitation facilities(113) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(110) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(108) Oil and gas(101) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(95) Marine transport infrastructure(89) Surface water pollution(88) Solid waste(85) Flooding(69) Commercial development(67) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(63) Forestry /wood production(61) Crop production(56) Major linear utilities(53) Underground transport infrastructure(50) Fire (widlfires)(50) Earthquake(49) Storms(46) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system(43) Renewable energy facilities(39) Water (extraction) (39) Other climate change impacts(35) High impact research / monitoring activities(35) Commercial hunting(33) Air transport infrastructure(31) Society's valuing of heritage(31) Invasive / alien freshwater species(31) Wind(26) Localised utilities(24) Air pollution(24) Industrial areas(23) Drought(23) Ground water pollution(22) Relative humidity(22) Non-renewable energy facilities(20) Quarrying(19) Subsistence hunting(17) Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting(17) Invasive / alien marine species(17) Changes to oceanic waters(15) Input of excess energy(14) Translocated species(14) Pollution of marine waters(12) Temperature change(12) Avalanche/ landslide(12) Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses(9) Micro-organisms(8) Desertification(8) Temperature(4) Military training(3) Hyper-abundant species(3) Aquaculture(2) Subsistence wild plant collection(2) Pests(2) Tsunami/tidal wave(1) Volcanic eruption(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”).