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  • Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves (1994)
    Niger
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Illegal activities War
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  • Ancient City of Damascus (1994)
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B
    Threats*:Management activities
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  • Angkor (1994)
    Cambodia
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Urgent problems of conservation
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Human resources Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua (1994)
    Guatemala
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Water (rain/water table) Wind
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  • Bahla Fort (1994)
    Oman
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Degradation of the structures
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B,WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Management activities
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  • Banc d'Arguin National Park (1994)
    Mauritania
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Capture operation of the monk seal
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B,WHC.94/CONF.001/03B Add.1,WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:
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  • Boyana Church (1994)
    Bulgaria
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B
    Threats*:Management activities
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  • Burgos Cathedral (1994)
    Spain
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Need for restoration works
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B Add.2,WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Governance Management systems/ management plan
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  • Chan Chan Archaeological Zone (1994)
    Peru
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fragility of the abdobe structures
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Land conversion
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  • City of Valletta (1994)
    Malta
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Highly crumbly basic building material
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Air pollution Legal framework Management systems/ management plan Relative humidity
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  • Complex of Hué Monuments (1994)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Fire
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Invasive/alien terrestrial species
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  • Everglades National Park (1994)
    United States of America
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Crop production Housing Industrial areas Storms Surface water pollution Water infrastructure
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  • Galápagos Islands (1994)
    Ecuador
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06,WHC.94/CONF.003/07Rev
    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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  • Great Barrier Reef (1994)
    Australia
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Mining
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  • Historic Areas of Istanbul (1994)
    Turkey
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Need to monitor movements which could affect the structure of the building
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Florence (1994)
    Italy
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Terrorism
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  • Historic Centre of Lima (1994)
    Peru
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Need to improve the environment of the convent; Notorious state of degradation
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Puebla (1994)
    Mexico
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B Add.2,WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Commercial development Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu (1994)
    Peru
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Need for an inventory of the park's natural and cultural resources
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Input of excess energy Management systems/ management plan
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  • Island of Mozambique (1994)
    Mozambique
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Precarious state of conservation of the stone
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Management systems/ management plan Storms
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  • Kahuzi-Biega National Park (1994)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities War
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  • Kasbah of Algiers (1994)
    Algeria
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Human resources Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Kathmandu Valley  (1994)
    Nepal
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Need for restoration/consolidation works
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B,WHC.94/CONF.001/03B Add.2,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Housing Land conversion Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Keoladeo National Park (1994)
    India
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Decline in the population of Siberian cranes
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Invasive/alien terrestrial species Water (extraction)
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  • Kizhi Pogost (1994)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Lack of fire /lightning protection; Deformation and deterioration of the structures
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B Add.2,WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Financial resources Governance Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow (1994)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Erection project of a monument on the Red Square
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:
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  • Manas Wildlife Sanctuary (1994)
    India
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Destruction of Park infrastructures
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B,WHC.94/CONF.001/03B Add.1,WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion
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  • Medieval City of Rhodes (1994)
    Greece
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Need for safeguarding and enhancement measures
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Legal framework
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  • Megalithic Temples of Malta (1994)
    Malta
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Worrying state of conservation of some temples; Fragility of the structures (cracks, etc.)
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Legal framework Management systems/ management plan Quarrying Storms
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  • Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur (1994)
    Egypt
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the stones
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Land conversion
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  • Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls (1994)
    Zambia
    Zimbabwe
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Water infrastructure
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  • Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve (1994)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Guinea
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    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 (1994)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B,WHC.94/CONF.001/03B Add.1
    Threats*:Crop production
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  • Old City of Dubrovnik (1994)
    Croatia
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan War
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  • Petra (1994)
    Jordan
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Conservation of antiquities
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Commercial development Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Plitvice Lakes National Park (1994)
    Croatia
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Illegal activities War
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  • Redwood National and State Parks (1994)
    United States of America
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Río Abiseo National Park (1994)
    Peru
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Fire; Lack of regular vigilance and inspection; Deterioration of the archaeological remains
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production
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  • Royal Palaces of Abomey (1994)
    Benin
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Dilapidated state of conservation
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Storms
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  • Sangay National Park (1994)
    Ecuador
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B Add.1,WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    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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  • Serengeti National Park (1994)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Serra da Capivara National Park (1994)
    Brazil
    Year: 1994
    Other Threats: Fire
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/16
    Threats*:Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Srebarna Nature Reserve (1994)
    Bulgaria
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Loss of biodiversity
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B Add.1,WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Surface water pollution Water (extraction) Water infrastructure
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  • Taos Pueblo (1994)
    United States of America
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Air transport infrastructure
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  • Timbuktu (1994)
    Mali
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Vulnerability of the mosques
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B Add.4,WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Desertification Financial resources Legal framework Water (rain/water table) Wind
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  • Virunga National Park (1994)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 1994
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    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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  • Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines (1994)
    Poland
    Year: 1994
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Gradual degradation
    Document Source: WHC.94/CONF.001/03B,WHC.94/CONF.003/06 Add,WHC.94/CONF.003/06
    Threats*:Relative humidity Water (rain/water table)
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* : 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.