State of Conservation (SOC)
Vredefort Dome (2009)
Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Surface water pollution
Vredefort Dome (2008)
Document Source: WHC-08/32.COM/7B.Add
Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan Surface water pollution
States PartiesSouth Africa
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan(16) Mining(8) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(7) Illegal activities(6) Human resources(6) Surface water pollution(5) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(5) Financial resources(5) Deliberate destruction of heritage(4) Industrial areas(3) Fire (widlfires)(3) Interpretative and visitation facilities(2) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(2) Solid waste(2) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(2) Land conversion(2) Housing(1) Ground transport infrastructure(1) Ground water pollution(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”).