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State of Conservation (SOC)

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  • Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves (1998)
    Niger
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Decline in wildlife populations
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Aksum (1998)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín, Granada (1998)
    Spain
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains (1998)
    China
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ancient City of Damascus (1998)
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B
    Threats*:Management activities
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  • Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis (1998)
    Egypt
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities
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  • Angkor (1998)
    Cambodia
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Urgent problems of conservation
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Human resources Illegal activities Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Anjar (1998)
    Lebanon
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B
    Threats*:Military training
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  • Arabian Oryx Sanctuary (1998)
    Oman
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Illegal activities Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua (1998)
    Guatemala
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Storms Water (rain/water table) Wind
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  • Auschwitz Birkenau
    German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) (1998)

    Poland
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Baalbek (1998)
    Lebanon
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Relative humidity Water (rain/water table)
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  • Bahla Fort (1998)
    Oman
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Degradation of the structures
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Management activities
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  • Baroque Churches of the Philippines (1998)
    Philippines
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Housing Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses Water (rain/water table)
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  • Białowieża Forest  (1998)
    Belarus
    Poland
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Management systems/ management plan
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  • Burgos Cathedral (1998)
    Spain
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Need for restoration works
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Governance Management systems/ management plan
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  • Butrint (1998)
    Albania
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Need for monitoring of the situation at the site
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Financial resources Management systems/ management plan
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  • Byblos (1998)
    Lebanon
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks (1998)
    Canada
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Mining Oil and gas
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  • Canaima National Park (1998)
    Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Major linear utilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Former Abbey of Saint-Rémi and Palace of Tau, Reims (1998)
    France
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the Azores (1998)
    Portugal
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Chan Chan Archaeological Zone (1998)
    Peru
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fragility of the abdobe structures
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Chavin (Archaeological Site) (1998)
    Peru
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the site
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Management systems/ management plan Other climate change impacts
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  • Chitwan National Park (1998)
    Nepal
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Increase in the natural rate of mortality of the rhinoceros
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Ground water pollution Solid waste
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  • City of Cuzco (1998)
    Peru
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Housing Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • City of Quito (1998)
    Ecuador
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Earthquake Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Financial resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Volcanic eruption
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  • Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons) (1998)
    Mali
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Need to improve the conservation of both natural and cultural heritage
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:
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  • Collegiate Church, Castle and Old Town of Quedlinburg (1998)
    Germany
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Colonial City of Santo Domingo (1998)
    Dominican Republic
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Collapse of buildings due to lack of maintenance
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Storms
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  • Complex of Hué Monuments (1998)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management activities Management systems/ management plan Storms
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  • Dja Faunal Reserve (1998)
    Cameroon
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Commercial hunting Forestry /wood production Illegal activities
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  • Doñana National Park (1998)
    Spain
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Mining Surface water pollution
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  • Durmitor National Park (1998)
    Montenegro
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Earthen containment structures
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Surface water pollution
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  • Everglades National Park (1998)
    United States of America
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Crop production Housing Industrial areas Storms Surface water pollution Water infrastructure
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  • Forts and Castles, Volta, Greater Accra, Central and Western Regions (1998)
    Ghana
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Salt-laden atmosphere
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Financial resources Housing Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan Solid waste Water (rain/water table) Wind
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  • Galápagos Islands (1998)
    Ecuador
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Financial resources Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Invasive / alien marine species Invasive/alien terrestrial species Management systems/ management plan
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  • Garamba National Park (1998)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities
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  • Great Barrier Reef (1998)
    Australia
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Mining
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  • Ha Long Bay (1998)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Heard and McDonald Islands (1998)
    Australia
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Areas of Istanbul (1998)
    Turkey
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Need to monitor movements which could affect the structure of the building
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Cairo (1998)
    Egypt
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre (Old Town) of Tallinn (1998)
    Estonia
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Historic Centre of Florence (1998)
    Italy
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Major linear utilities
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  • Historic Centre of Lima (1998)
    Peru
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Need to improve the environment of the convent; Notorious state of degradation; Fire
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Oporto (1998)
    Portugal
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Water infrastructure
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  • Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa (1998)
    China
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management activities Management systems/ management plan Relative humidity Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses
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  • Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu (1998)
    Peru
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Ground transport infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1998)
    China
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Huascarán National Park (1998)
    Peru
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Ground transport infrastructure Mining
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  • Ichkeul National Park (1998)
    Tunisia
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Excessive salinity of the water
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Air pollution Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Subsistence hunting Water (rain/water table) Water infrastructure
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  • Iguaçu National Park (1998)
    Brazil
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Input of excess energy Water infrastructure
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  • Island of Gorée (1998)
    Senegal
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Dilapidated state of some buildings
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Solid waste
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  • Island of Mozambique (1998)
    Mozambique
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Precarious state of conservation of the stone
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan Solid waste Storms
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  • Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1998)
    China
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Joya de Cerén Archaeological Site (1998)
    El Salvador
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Flooding Management systems/ management plan Storms
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  • Kahuzi-Biega National Park (1998)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community War
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  • Kakadu National Park (1998)
    Australia
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Kathmandu Valley  (1998)
    Nepal
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Need for restoration/consolidation works
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Housing Land conversion Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Kiev: Saint-Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kiev-Pechersk Lavra (1998)
    Ukraine
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:High impact research / monitoring activities Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Lake Baikal (1998)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Financial resources Forestry /wood production Legal framework Surface water pollution
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  • Los Katíos National Park (1998)
    Colombia
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Civil unrest Management systems/ management plan
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  • Manas Wildlife Sanctuary (1998)
    India
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Destruction of Park infrastructures
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion
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  • Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park (1998)
    Central African Republic
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan
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  • Maya Site of Copan (1998)
    Honduras
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Attention to be paid to the conservation of stone and stuccos
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan Storms
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  • Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur (1998)
    Egypt
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the stones
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Morne Trois Pitons National Park (1998)
    Dominica
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.201/3B,WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls (1998)
    Zambia
    Zimbabwe
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Mount Huangshan (1998)
    China
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Pine-wilt disease infesting the legendary Huangshan pines
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve (1998)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Guinea
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Financial resources Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Mount Taishan (1998)
    China
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Interpretative and visitation facilities
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  • Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, Chengde (1998)
    China
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Many buildings in a bad state of conservation
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Air pollution Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks  (1998)
    India
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Conflicts between the management and local people
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region (1998)
    the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Economic and demographic developments
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Okapi Wildlife Reserve (1998)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Illegal activities Mining War
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  • Old City of Dubrovnik (1998)
    Croatia
    Year: 1998
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: ,WHC.98/CONF.203/07
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old City of Sana'a (1998)
    Yemen
    Year: 1998
    Other Threats: Increasing number of dilapidated buildings
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old Towns of Djenné (1998)
    Mali
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin (1998)
    Germany
    Year: 1998
    Document Source: WHC.98/CONF.203/08Rev
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Housing Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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Threats
Management systems/ management plan(60) Housing(18) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(18) Illegal activities(15) Ground transport infrastructure(14) Mining(11) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(11) Management activities(11) Storms(9) Financial resources(8) Legal framework(8) Land conversion(7) Water infrastructure(6) Surface water pollution(6) Forestry /wood production(6) Water (rain/water table)(6) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(5) Marine transport infrastructure(5) Solid waste(5) Interpretative and visitation facilities(4) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(4) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(4) Oil and gas(4) Civil unrest(4) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(4) Human resources(4) Relative humidity(3) Major linear utilities(2) Air pollution(2) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(2) Wind(2) Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses(2) War(2) Flooding(2) Fire (widlfires)(2) Volcanic eruption(2) High impact research / monitoring activities(2) Industrial areas(1) Localised utilities(1) Renewable energy facilities(1) Ground water pollution(1) Input of excess energy(1) Commercial hunting(1) Crop production(1) Subsistence hunting(1) Water (extraction) (1) Society's valuing of heritage(1) Deliberate destruction of heritage(1) Military training(1) Other climate change impacts(1) Earthquake(1) Invasive / alien freshwater species(1) Invasive / alien marine species(1) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(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”).

** : All mission reports are not always available electronically.