State of Conservation (SOC)
States PartiesSouth Africa
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan (17) Mining (9) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation (7) Surface water pollution (6) Illegal activities (6) Human resources (6) Invasive/alien terrestrial species (5) Financial resources (5) Deliberate destruction of heritage (4) Industrial areas (3) Interpretative and visitation facilities (3) Fire (widlfires) (3) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure (2) Ground water pollution (2) Solid waste (2) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources (2) Land conversion (2) Housing (1) Ground transport infrastructure (1) Legal framework (1) Management 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”).