State of Conservation (SOC)
States PartiesAfghanistan Albania Algeria Andorra Argentina Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bosnia and Herzegovina Brazil Bulgaria Cambodia Cameroon Canada Central African Republic Chad Chile China Colombia Congo Costa Rica Côte d'Ivoire Croatia Cuba Czech Republic Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt Estonia Ethiopia Fiji France Gabon Georgia Germany Greece Guinea Haiti Honduras Hungary India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of) Iraq Ireland Italy Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Lao People's Democratic Republic Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Libya Lithuania Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Nepal Netherlands Niger Nigeria Oman Pakistan Palestine Panama Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Romania Russian Federation Saint Lucia Senegal Serbia Slovakia Solomon Islands South Africa Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Thailand the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Republic of Tanzania United States of America Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan (950) Housing (544) Illegal activities (377) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation (259) Ground transport infrastructure (245) Management activities (210) Land conversion (202) Legal framework (174) Mining (160) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure (156) Financial resources (145) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community (144) Human resources (136) Civil unrest (126) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals (122) Water infrastructure (119) Deliberate destruction of heritage (119) Water (rain/water table) (86) War (85) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure (81) Erosion and siltation/ deposition (75) Oil and gas (69) Interpretative and visitation facilities (64) Solid waste (64) Governance (56) Surface water pollution (54) Invasive/alien terrestrial species (54) Marine transport infrastructure (53) Flooding (50) Crop production (49) Commercial development (41) Earthquake (39) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources (38) Forestry /wood production (37) Major linear utilities (36) Fire (widlfires) (33) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system (28) Storms (27) Water (extraction) (25) Invasive / alien freshwater species (23) High impact research / monitoring activities (23) Wind (22) Underground transport infrastructure (20) Renewable energy facilities (19) Relative humidity (18) Air transport infrastructure (17) Air pollution (17) Industrial areas (16) Commercial hunting (16) Drought (16) Ground water pollution (14) Pollution of marine waters (14) Society's valuing of heritage (14) Localised utilities (13) Input of excess energy (13) Non-renewable energy facilities (12) Subsistence hunting (12) Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting (12) Other climate change impacts (12) Temperature change (11) Avalanche/ landslide (11) Quarrying (10) Translocated species (10) Micro-organisms (8) Invasive / alien marine species (7) Temperature (5) Changes to oceanic waters (4) Desertification (4) Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses (3) Subsistence wild plant collection (1) Military training (1) Tsunami/tidal wave (1) Volcanic eruption (1) Hyper-abundant 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”).