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 People's Republic of Korea Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Dominica 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 (801) Housing (456) Illegal activities (315) Ground transport infrastructure (213) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation (203) Management activities (189) Land conversion (182) Legal framework (157) Mining (142) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure (138) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community (117) Financial resources (116) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals (110) Human resources (109) Civil unrest (106) Deliberate destruction of heritage (104) Water infrastructure (103) War (76) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure (69) Water (rain/water table) (68) Oil and gas (67) Erosion and siltation/ deposition (62) Marine transport infrastructure (55) Governance (55) Interpretative and visitation facilities (54) Solid waste (50) Surface water pollution (49) Invasive/alien terrestrial species (47) Flooding (41) Commercial development (34) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources (32) Earthquake (31) Major linear utilities (30) Crop production (30) Forestry /wood production (30) Fire (widlfires) (29) Storms (26) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system (23) Water (extraction) (22) High impact research / monitoring activities (22) Renewable energy facilities (20) Underground transport infrastructure (19) Invasive / alien freshwater species (18) Commercial hunting (15) Wind (15) Industrial areas (14) Air transport infrastructure (14) Air pollution (14) Non-renewable energy facilities (13) Relative humidity (13) Drought (13) Other climate change impacts (13) Ground water pollution (12) Pollution of marine waters (12) Society's valuing of heritage (12) Localised utilities (11) Input of excess energy (10) Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting (10) Temperature change (10) Subsistence hunting (9) Avalanche/ landslide (9) Invasive / alien marine species (9) Translocated species (9) Quarrying (8) Micro-organisms (7) Changes to oceanic waters (5) Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses (3) Temperature (2) Desertification (2) Subsistence wild plant collection (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”).