State of Conservation (SOC)
Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur (1994)
Other Threats: Deterioration of the stones
Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
Threats*: Ground transport infrastructure Housing Impacts of tourism/visitor/recreation Land conversion
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”).