State of Conservation (SOC)
Simien National Park (2006)
Danger List: Yes
Other Threats: Declining populations of the Walia ibex, Simien fox and other large mammal species
Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
Threats*:Crop production Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan(2) Ground transport infrastructure(1) Crop production(1) Land conversion(1) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(1) Relative humidity(1) Water (rain/water table)(1) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(1) Legal framework(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”).