State of Conservation (SOC)
Galápagos Islands (2009)
Danger List: Yes
Other Threats: h) Educational reform not implemented
Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7A
Threats*:Governance Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management activities Management systems/ management plan
ThreatsManagement activities(2) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(1) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(1) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(1) Illegal activities(1) Governance(1) Human resources(1) Management systems/ management plan(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”).