State of Conservation (SOC)
Galápagos Islands (2010)
Danger List: Yes
Other Threats: Educational reform not implemented.
Document Source: WHC-10/34.COM/7A.Add
Threats*:Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Governance Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan(2) Housing(1) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(1) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(1) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(1) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(1) Illegal activities(1) Governance(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”).