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  • Abu Mena (2005)
    Egypt
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Lack of consolidation and engineering measures
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Agra Fort (2005)
    India
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Threats to monuments’ foundations due to geological instability of riverbank
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves (2005)
    Niger
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Aksum (2005)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Lack of documentation and equipment
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Arabian Oryx Sanctuary (2005)
    Oman
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Oil and gas
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  • Archaeological Site of Volubilis (2005)
    Morocco
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Need to preserve the landscape
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Interpretative and visitation facilities
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  • Ashur (Qal'at Sherqat) (2005)
    Iraq
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fragile mud brick structures
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Auschwitz Birkenau
    German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) (2005)

    Poland
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery (2005)
    Georgia
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: General need for interior and exterior conservation work of the monuments
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Bahla Fort (2005)
    Oman
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the earthen structure of the Fort
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Commercial development Housing Legal framework Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Bam and its Cultural Landscape (2005)
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Earthquake
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  • Banc d'Arguin National Park (2005)
    Mauritania
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Absence of any real ecotourism policy and strategy; b) Poor progress recorded in the improvement of the living conditions of the local populations
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Human resources Management systems/ management plan Oil and gas
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  • Białowieża Forest  (2005)
    Belarus
    Poland
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Effect on forest biomes through drainage of agricultural land on the Belarus side and a reservoir on the Polish side; b) Presence of an artificial fence along the international boundary impeding large mammal movement.
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Management systems/ management plan
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  • Borobudur Temple Compounds (2005)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Uncontrolled vendors within and around the property
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Butrint (2005)
    Albania
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Lack of adequate protection and conservation of the site; b) Poor state of conservation of the property ; c) Insufficient implementation of the recommendations of the joint missions
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks (2005)
    Canada
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Invasive/alien terrestrial species Mining
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  • Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park (2005)
    India
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Chan Chan Archaeological Zone (2005)
    Peru
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Risk of desintegration and destruction of structures, surfaces and decorative art
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Legal framework Relative humidity Water (rain/water table)
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  • Chavin (Archaeological Site) (2005)
    Peru
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Ground transport infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • City of Cuzco (2005)
    Peru
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Lack of maintenance of historic buildings; b) Use of reinforced concrete in the centre of town
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • City of Graz – Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg (2005)
    Austria
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing
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  • City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto (2005)
    Italy
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing
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  • Classical Weimar (2005)
    Germany
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Fire
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:
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  • Cologne Cathedral (2005)
    Germany
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Colonial City of Santo Domingo (2005)
    Dominican Republic
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management activities
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  • Comoé National Park (2005)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: diminishing protection
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Crop production Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Subsistence hunting War
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  • Complex of Hué Monuments (2005)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing
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  • Coro and its Port (2005)
    Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Deterioration of the architectural and urban coherence and integrity of the property; b) Lack of adequate conservation mechanisms.
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley (2005)
    Afghanistan
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Consolidation of the cliffs and nichesb) Lack of a long-term on-site monitoring systemc) Demining
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cultural Landscape of Sintra (2005)
    Portugal
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Temperature change
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  • Curonian Spit (2005)
    Lithuania
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Pollution of marine waters
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  • Danube Delta (2005)
    Romania
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Surface water pollution
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  • Dja Faunal Reserve (2005)
    Cameroon
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary (2005)
    Senegal
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Invasive / alien freshwater species Water infrastructure
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  • Doñana National Park (2005)
    Spain
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Crop production Management systems/ management plan Pollution of marine waters
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  • Durmitor National Park (2005)
    Montenegro
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • East Rennell (2005)
    Solomon Islands
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Disappointment, confusion, suspicion, division and anger within the community
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia (2005)
    Italy
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Everglades National Park (2005)
    United States of America
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Ground water pollution Housing Surface water pollution Water infrastructure
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  • Fatehpur Sikri (2005)
    India
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Threats to monuments’ foundations due to geological instability of riverbank
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore (2005)
    Pakistan
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Lack of capacity in conservation techniques; b) Lack of monitoring system
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Financial resources Housing Human resources Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: Portobelo-San Lorenzo (2005)
    Panama
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Deterioration and destruction of the fabric by environmental factors
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Galápagos Islands (2005)
    Ecuador
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Implementation of quarantine measures
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Add,WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Illegal activities Legal framework Management activities
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  • Garamba National Park (2005)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion War
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  • Giant's Causeway and Causeway Coast (2005)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Group of Monuments at Hampi (2005)
    India
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: rural poverty
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Commercial development Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Henderson Island (2005)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Areas of Istanbul (2005)
    Turkey
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Continued degradation of the civil architecture within the protected areas
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Cairo (2005)
    Egypt
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Dilapidated infrastructure; Neglect and lack of maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management activities Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Historic Centre of Český Krumlov (2005)
    Czech Republic
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Historic Centre of Riga (2005)
    Latvia
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Legal framework
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  • Historic Centre of Shakhrisyabz (2005)
    Uzbekistan
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Earthquake Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Sighişoara (2005)
    Romania
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the monuments in general and the fortification in particular
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Financial resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg (2005)
    Austria
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Historic District of Old Québec (2005)
    Canada
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa (2005)
    China
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management activities
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  • Historic Quarter of the City of Colonia del Sacramento (2005)
    Uruguay
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu (2005)
    Peru
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Avalanche/ landslide Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Financial resources Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Town of Zabid (2005)
    Yemen
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the traditional urban fabric
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historical Centre of the City of Arequipa (2005)
    Peru
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Earthquake Flooding
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  • Historical Monuments of Mtskheta (2005)
    Georgia
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ichkeul National Park (2005)
    Tunisia
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Iguaçu National Park (2005)
    Brazil
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Commercial hunting Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang (2005)
    China
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Island of Gorée (2005)
    Senegal
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Threatened state of the buildings; b) Construction of the replica of the Goree Memoria
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Management systems/ management plan
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  • Island of Saint-Louis (2005)
    Senegal
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Buildings threatened with collapse
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Flooding Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Kahuzi-Biega National Park (2005)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion War
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  • Kakadu National Park (2005)
    Australia
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Ground water pollution Invasive/alien terrestrial species Mining
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  • Kasbah of Algiers (2005)
    Algeria
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Lack of maintenance of housing; b) Collapse of houses (three dead and others injured in May 2002)
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Erosion and siltation/ deposition Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Kathmandu Valley  (2005)
    Nepal
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Keoladeo National Park (2005)
    India
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Drought Water (extraction) Water infrastructure
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  • Kizhi Pogost (2005)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Structural integrity and stability of the Church of the Transfiguration; b) Deformation of wooden structures.
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management activities
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  • Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou (2005)
    Morocco
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Near total abandonment of the site
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • L'viv – the Ensemble of the Historic Centre (2005)
    Ukraine
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Lake Baikal (2005)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Forestry /wood production Major linear utilities Surface water pollution
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  • Lamu Old Town (2005)
    Kenya
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Fire; b) Lack of law enforcement
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Pampas de Jumana (2005)
    Peru
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Crop production Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Lorentz National Park (2005)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Civil unrest Financial resources Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Governance Housing Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha (2005)
    Nepal
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Impact of new structure of the Maya Devi Temple in the core area
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (2005)
    Andorra
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya (2005)
    India
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Manas Wildlife Sanctuary (2005)
    India
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Destruction to park infrastructure
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Financial resources Human resources Illegal activities
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  • Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park (2005)
    Central African Republic
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Mining
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  • Matobo Hills (2005)
    Zimbabwe
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Maya Site of Copan (2005)
    Honduras
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Air transport infrastructure
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  • Medina of Essaouira (formerly Mogador) (2005)
    Morocco
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Progressive deterioration of the built framework; b) Absence of a rehabilitation policy for the Mellah Quarter; c) Continuous collapse of the buildings and advanced deterioration of the maritime part of the fortified wall of the Medina
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Commercial development Solid waste
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  • Megalithic Temples of Malta (2005)
    Malta
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Illegal activities Interpretative and visitation facilities Solid waste
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  • Meidan Emam, Esfahan (2005)
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Commercial development
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  • Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur (2005)
    Egypt
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Miguasha National Park (2005)
    Canada
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Localised utilities Oil and gas
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  • Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam (2005)
    Afghanistan
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Leaning of the Minaret
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Management systems/ management plan
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  • Mount Athos (2005)
    Greece
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Fire
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve (2005)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Guinea
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Crop production Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor (2005)
    Montenegro
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Earthquake Ground transport infrastructure Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ngorongoro Conservation Area (2005)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Invasive/alien terrestrial species Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
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  • Okapi Wildlife Reserve (2005)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion War
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  • Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls (2005)
    Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Natural risk factors; b) Conservation of archaeological heritage; c) Deterioration of monuments; d) Alteration of the built fabric.
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Governance High impact research / monitoring activities Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old City of Salamanca (2005)
    Spain
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches (2005)
    Spain
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications (2005)
    Sri Lanka
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Lack of maintenance of historic buildings and lack of control on building activities within the World Heritage historic centre
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Tsunami/tidal wave
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  • Old Towns of Djenné (2005)
    Mali
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Dilapidation of dwellings
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Solid waste
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  • Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunn (2005)
    Austria
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park (2005)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Pirin National Park (2005)
    Bulgaria
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan (2005)
    Mexico
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Commercial development Management systems/ management plan
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  • Purnululu National Park (2005)
    Australia
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Mining
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  • Pyrénées - Mont Perdu (2005)
    France
    Spain
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras (2005)
    Philippines
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Financial resources Human resources Legal framework Management systems/ management plan Society's valuing of heritage
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  • Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve (2005)
    Honduras
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Crop production Forestry /wood production Human resources 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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  • Robben Island (2005)
    South Africa
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Difficulties with operational aspects of maintenance and conservation implementation ; b) Lack of appropriate conservation of the built heritage; c) Lack of integration of natural values in management of site
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Rock Drawings in Valcamonica (2005)
    Italy
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Route of Santiago de Compostela (2005)
    Spain
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Water infrastructure
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  • Royal Palaces of Abomey (2005)
    Benin
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Serious degradation of nearly 2/3 of the mud-brick constructions
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara (2005)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: - Collapsing monuments- No participation of communit
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur (2005)
    Bangladesh
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Lack of monitoring system
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Management systems/ management plan
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  • Rwenzori Mountains National Park (2005)
    Uganda
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: a) Anti-personnel mines infestation in the park; b) Degradation of lands around the park
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Salonga National Park (2005)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion War
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  • Samarkand – Crossroad of Cultures (2005)
    Uzbekistan
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Ground transport infrastructure High impact research / monitoring activities Management activities
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  • Sangay National Park (2005)
    Ecuador
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
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  • Simien National Park (2005)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Declining populations of Walia ibex and Simien FoxSoil deterioration.
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Crop production Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion
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  • Škocjan Caves (2005)
    Slovenia
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Renewable energy facilities
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  • State Historical and Cultural Park “Ancient Merv” (2005)
    Turkmenistan
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (2005)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Risks of collapse
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan Underground transport infrastructure
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  • Taj Mahal (2005)
    India
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Threats to monuments’ foundations due to geological instability of riverbank
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas (2005)
    China
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Water infrastructure
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  • Timbuktu (2005)
    Mali
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: No protective measures for the buffer zone of the property
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Flooding Housing Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Tipasa (2005)
    Algeria
    Year: 2005
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: vegetation with roots seriously affecting archaeological remains
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7A
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Major linear utilities Management activities Management systems/ management plan Solid waste Wind
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  • Tower of London (2005)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Town of Luang Prabang (2005)
    Lao People's Democratic Republic
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra (2005)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Crop production Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Mining Tsunami/tidal wave
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  • Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park (2005)
    Philippines
    Year: 2005
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Fishing/collecting aquatic resources
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  • Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) (2005)
    Jordan
    Year: 2005
    Other Threats: Lack of security due to open trenches and unstable structures
    Document Source: WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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Threats
Management systems/ management plan(84) Housing(37) Illegal activities(30) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(21) Ground transport infrastructure(16) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(15) Legal framework(15) Mining(12) Civil unrest(11) Financial resources(11) Human resources(11) Management activities(11) Water infrastructure(10) Land conversion(9) Deliberate destruction of heritage(9) Interpretative and visitation facilities(8) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(8) Solid waste(8) Crop production(7) Water (rain/water table)(7) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(7) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(6) War(6) Commercial development(5) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(4) Forestry /wood production(4) Earthquake(4) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(4) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(3) Major linear utilities(3) Surface water pollution(3) Oil and gas(3) Flooding(3) Renewable energy facilities(2) Ground water pollution(2) Pollution of marine waters(2) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system(2) Fire (widlfires)(2) Tsunami/tidal wave(2) Invasive / alien freshwater species(2) Governance(2) High impact research / monitoring activities(2) Air transport infrastructure(1) Marine transport infrastructure(1) Underground transport infrastructure(1) Localised utilities(1) Air pollution(1) Input of excess energy(1) Commercial hunting(1) Subsistence hunting(1) Water (extraction) (1) Relative humidity(1) Wind(1) Society's valuing of heritage(1) Drought(1) Temperature change(1) Avalanche/ landslide(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.