State of Conservation
States PartiesSouth Africa
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan (18) Mining (11) Surface water pollution (7) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation (7) Illegal activities (6) Human resources (6) Invasive/alien terrestrial species (5) Financial resources (5) Industrial areas (4) Interpretative and visitation facilities (4) Deliberate destruction of heritage (4) Ground water pollution (3) Fire (widlfires) (3) Management activities (3) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure (2) Solid waste (2) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources (2) Land conversion (2) Legal framework (2) Housing (1) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure (1) Ground transport infrastructure (1) Water (rain/water table) (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”).