State of Conservation (SOC)
Socotra Archipelago (2013)
Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
Threats*: Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Governance Ground transport infrastructure Invasive / alien marine species Legal framework Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
ThreatsHousing (20) Management systems/ management plan (13) Land conversion (11) Deliberate destruction of heritage (11) Management activities (8) Solid waste (7) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community (7) Illegal activities (6) Relative humidity (5) Erosion and siltation/ deposition (5) Ground transport infrastructure (2) Flooding (2) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure (1) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources (1) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals (1) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system (1) Invasive / alien marine species (1) Governance (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”).