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State of Conservation (SOC)

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  • Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves (2000)
    Niger
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Decline in wildlife populations
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Amiens Cathedral (2000)
    France
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Angkor (2000)
    Cambodia
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Urgent problems of conservation
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Human resources Illegal activities Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Arabian Oryx Sanctuary (2000)
    Oman
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Illegal activities Legal framework Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Oil and gas
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  • Auschwitz Birkenau
    German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) (2000)

    Poland
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Bahla Fort (2000)
    Oman
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Degradation of the structures
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Baroque Churches of the Philippines (2000)
    Philippines
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Housing Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses Water (rain/water table)
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  • Białowieża Forest  (2000)
    Belarus
    Poland
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Management systems/ management plan
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  • Brasilia (2000)
    Brazil
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community
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  • Butrint (2000)
    Albania
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Need for monitoring of the situation at the site
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Financial resources Management systems/ management plan
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  • Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (2000)
    Uganda
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Civil unrest Human resources
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  • Byblos (2000)
    Lebanon
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Chan Chan Archaeological Zone (2000)
    Peru
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fragility of the abdobe structures
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Classical Weimar (2000)
    Germany
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Colonial City of Santo Domingo (2000)
    Dominican Republic
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Collapse of buildings due to lack of maintenance
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Storms
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  • Comoé National Park (2000)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Complex of Hué Monuments (2000)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Flooding Ground transport infrastructure Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management activities Management systems/ management plan Storms
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  • Cultural Landscape of Sintra (2000)
    Portugal
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Need for a restoration programme
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Danube Delta (2000)
    Romania
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground water pollution Mining
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  • Dja Faunal Reserve (2000)
    Cameroon
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Commercial hunting Financial resources Forestry /wood production Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Mining
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  • Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary (2000)
    Senegal
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Invasive / alien freshwater species
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  • Doñana National Park (2000)
    Spain
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Mining Surface water pollution
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  • Earliest 16th-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of Popocatepetl (2000)
    Mexico
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Earthquake
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  • Everglades National Park (2000)
    United States of America
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Crop production Housing Industrial areas Storms Surface water pollution Water infrastructure
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  • Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore (2000)
    Pakistan
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Water infrastructure
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  • Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: Portobelo-San Lorenzo (2000)
    Panama
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: More attention to be paid to stone conservation
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community
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  • Galápagos Islands (2000)
    Ecuador
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    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 (2000)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities
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  • Golden Mountains of Altai (2000)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Major linear utilities
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  • Gondwana Rainforests of Australia (2000)
    Australia
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Gough and Inaccessible Islands (2000)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Management systems/ management plan
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  • Great Barrier Reef (2000)
    Australia
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Need for more effective catchment management in lands adjacent to the Park
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Gros Morne National Park (2000)
    Canada
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production
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  • Group of Monuments at Hampi (2000)
    India
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ha Long Bay (2000)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Risks linked to addressing environmental impacts of individual projects to the neglect of monitoring cumulative impacts of the overall development of Ha Long City and other areas surrounding the World Heritage area
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Historic Areas of Istanbul (2000)
    Turkey
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Need to monitor movements which could affect the structure of the building
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Earthquake Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management activities Management systems/ management plan Underground transport infrastructure
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  • Historic Cairo (2000)
    Egypt
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Puebla (2000)
    Mexico
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Commercial development Deliberate destruction of heritage Earthquake Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg (2000)
    Austria
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Historic City of Meknes (2000)
    Morocco
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Ground transport infrastructure Housing Illegal activities Water (rain/water table)
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  • Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa (2000)
    China
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    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 (2000)
    Peru
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Accident of a crane which damaged one of the most important monuments at Machu Picchu, the Intihuatana or stone sundial
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Ground transport infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Town of Zabid (2000)
    Yemen
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Lack of conservation measures
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management activities Relative humidity Solid waste
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  • Hortobágy National Park - the Puszta (2000)
    Hungary
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Mining Surface water pollution
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  • Huascarán National Park (2000)
    Peru
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Mining
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  • Ichkeul National Park (2000)
    Tunisia
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Excessive salinity of the water
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Air pollution Erosion and siltation/ deposition Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Subsistence hunting Water (rain/water table) Water infrastructure
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  • Iguaçu National Park (2000)
    Brazil
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Input of excess energy Management systems/ management plan Surface water pollution
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  • Island of Mozambique (2000)
    Mozambique
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Precarious state of conservation of the stone
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan Solid waste Storms
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  • Kahuzi-Biega National Park (2000)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community War
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  • Kakadu National Park (2000)
    Australia
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Kathmandu Valley  (2000)
    Nepal
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Need for restoration/consolidation works
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Housing Land conversion Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Khajuraho Group of Monuments (2000)
    India
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Illegal activities Land conversion
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  • Komodo National Park (2000)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Illegal activities
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  • Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou (2000)
    Morocco
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: This site has progressively become abandoned and has degraded
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management systems/ management plan Society's valuing of heritage
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  • Lake Baikal (2000)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Financial resources Forestry /wood production Housing Illegal activities Legal framework Surface water pollution
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  • Lorentz National Park (2000)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Los Katíos National Park (2000)
    Colombia
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Civil unrest Management systems/ management plan
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  • Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha (2000)
    Nepal
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Extremely harsh natural environment
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Manas Wildlife Sanctuary (2000)
    India
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Destruction of Park infrastructures
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    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 (2000)
    Central African Republic
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan
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  • Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls (2000)
    Zambia
    Zimbabwe
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Financial resources Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area (2000)
    China
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest (2000)
    Kenya
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Avalanche/ landslide Fire (widlfires) Illegal activities Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan
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  • Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve (2000)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Guinea
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    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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  • Ngorongoro Conservation Area (2000)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Niokolo-Koba National Park (2000)
    Senegal
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Land conversion Mining
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  • Okapi Wildlife Reserve (2000)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Illegal activities Mining War
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  • Palace and Park of Fontainebleau (2000)
    France
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin (2000)
    Germany
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Housing Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian (2000)
    China
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Lack of maintenance ; Halt of site excavations
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Financial resources Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Petra (2000)
    Jordan
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Pirin National Park (2000)
    Bulgaria
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras (2000)
    Philippines
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve (2000)
    Honduras
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Storms
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  • Roman Monuments, Cathedral of St Peter and Church of Our Lady in Trier (2000)
    Germany
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Rwenzori Mountains National Park (2000)
    Uganda
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Unsustainable resource use practices
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Civil unrest Financial resources Human resources Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Salonga National Park (2000)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Housing Illegal activities Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Sangay National Park (2000)
    Ecuador
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan
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  • Shark Bay, Western Australia (2000)
    Australia
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Mining Oil and gas
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  • Simien National Park (2000)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Loss of biodiversity
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Land conversion
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  • Sinharaja Forest Reserve (2000)
    Sri Lanka
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Crop production Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Srebarna Nature Reserve (2000)
    Bulgaria
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Loss of biodiversity
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Surface water pollution Water (extraction) Water infrastructure
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  • Sun Temple, Konârak (2000)
    India
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Gradual deterioration and the structural instability
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Housing Land conversion
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  • Te Wahipounamu – South West New Zealand (2000)
    New Zealand
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Invasive/alien terrestrial species
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  • Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries (2000)
    Thailand
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Management systems/ management plan
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  • Town of Luang Prabang (2000)
    Lao People's Democratic Republic
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Major linear utilities Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Virunga National Park (2000)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Civil unrest Financial resources Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Mining
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  • Volcanoes of Kamchatka (2000)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Illegal activities Major linear utilities Mining Renewable energy facilities
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  • Wet Tropics of Queensland (2000)
    Australia
    Year: 2000
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Interpretative and visitation facilities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Management systems/ management plan Other climate change impacts Water (extraction)
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  • Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino (2000)
    Mexico
    Year: 2000
    Other Threats: Decline in sea animals populations
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Yellowstone National Park (2000)
    United States of America
    Year: 2000
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Infection threat to bison population
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/09
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Ground transport infrastructure Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Invasive / alien freshwater species Oil and gas Renewable energy facilities Surface water pollution
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Threats
Management systems/ management plan(46) Illegal activities(25) Ground transport infrastructure(23) Housing(20) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(15) Mining(14) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(14) Land conversion(13) Management activities(10) Financial resources(9) Surface water pollution(7) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(6) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(6) Civil unrest(6) Legal framework(6) Forestry /wood production(5) Storms(5) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(4) Water infrastructure(4) Deliberate destruction of heritage(4) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(4) Interpretative and visitation facilities(3) Major linear utilities(3) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(3) Oil and gas(3) Water (rain/water table)(3) Earthquake(3) Fire (widlfires)(3) Human resources(3) Marine transport infrastructure(2) Renewable energy facilities(2) Solid waste(2) Crop production(2) Water (extraction) (2) Relative humidity(2) Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses(2) War(2) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(2) Invasive / alien freshwater species(2) Commercial development(1) Industrial areas(1) Underground transport infrastructure(1) Air pollution(1) Ground water pollution(1) Input of excess energy(1) Commercial hunting(1) Subsistence hunting(1) Society's valuing of heritage(1) Flooding(1) Other climate change impacts(1) Avalanche/ landslide(1) Invasive / alien marine species(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.