State of Conservation (SOC)
Simien National Park (1996)
Other Threats: Loss of biodiversity
Document Source: WHC.96/CONF.202/02B,WHC.96/CONF.201/07B
Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Land conversion
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan(22) Land conversion(19) Ground transport infrastructure(17) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(14) Housing(10) Water (rain/water table)(10) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(9) Legal framework(8) Management activities(8) Relative humidity(6) Interpretative and visitation facilities(3) Crop production(3) Civil unrest(3) Earthquake(3) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(3) Industrial areas(2) Illegal activities(2) Human resources(2) War(1) Financial resources(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”).