State of Conservation (SOC)

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  • Abu Mena (2006)
    Egypt
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Lack of consolidation and engineering measures
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves (2006)
    Niger
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Poverty
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Erosion and siltation/ deposition Forestry /wood production 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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  • Aksum (2006)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Lack of cartography, documentation and equipment
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata (2006)
    Mauritania
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Desertification Financial resources Housing Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Localised utilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis (2006)
    Egypt
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B.Add,
    Threats*:Crop production Deliberate destruction of heritage Flooding Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Land conversion Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Angkor (2006)
    Cambodia
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Interpretative and visitation facilities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Arabian Oryx Sanctuary (2006)
    Oman
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Oil and gas
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  • Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro (2006)
    Pakistan
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Deterioration of structures
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Archaeological Site of Cyrene (2006)
    Libya
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Lack of maintenance, insufficient guardianship and control system inside and outside the archaeological area
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Flooding Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Management activities Management systems/ management plan Surface water pollution
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  • Archaeological Site of Volubilis (2006)
    Morocco
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ashur (Qal'at Sherqat) (2006)
    Iraq
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fragile mud brick structures
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Flooding Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Auschwitz Birkenau
    German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) (2006)

    Poland
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Bahla Fort (2006)
    Oman
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the earthen structures of the Fort
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial development Housing Legal framework Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Bam and its Cultural Landscape (2006)
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Banc d'Arguin National Park (2006)
    Mauritania
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Financial resources Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Human resources Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Oil and gas
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  • Białowieża Forest  (2006)
    Belarus
    Poland
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: a) Alterations of the hydrological regime; b) Border fence impeding mammal movement
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Management systems/ management plan
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  • Borobudur Temple Compounds (2006)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Uncontrolled vendors around the property
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial development Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Butrint (2006)
    Albania
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: a) Lack of adequate protection and conservation of the site b) Poor state of conservation of the property
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks (2006)
    Canada
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Invasive/alien terrestrial species Mining
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  • Cape Floral Region Protected Areas (2006)
    South Africa
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Essential management activities such as the removal of invasive alien species and controlled burning cannot be carried out as required
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Fire (widlfires) Invasive/alien terrestrial species
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  • Chan Chan Archaeological Zone (2006)
    Peru
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Illegal activities Legal framework Relative humidity Water (rain/water table)
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  • Chavin (Archaeological Site) (2006)
    Peru
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Growth of native vegetation (Pinkuyo), the roots of which destabilize the foundations
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Management systems/ management plan Temperature Water (rain/water table) Wind
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  • City of Graz – Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg (2006)
    Austria
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing
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  • City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto (2006)
    Italy
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing
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  • Classical Gardens of Suzhou (2006)
    China
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cologne Cathedral (2006)
    Germany
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Colonial City of Santo Domingo (2006)
    Dominican Republic
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Deterioration of structures caused by natural and human hazards
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Human resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Interpretative and visitation facilities Land conversion Legal framework Management systems/ management plan Solid waste Storms
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  • Comoé National Park (2006)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Crop production Fire (widlfires) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Complex of Hué Monuments (2006)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Illegal activities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Coro and its Port (2006)
    Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Serious deterioration of materials and structure
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley (2006)
    Afghanistan
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Fragile state of the cliffs and nichesb) Presence of anti-personnel mines in the are
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest
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  • Cultural Landscape of Sintra (2006)
    Portugal
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Lack of overall conservation of the site, its parks and palaces
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Curonian Spit (2006)
    Lithuania
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Pollution of marine waters
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  • Danube Delta (2006)
    Romania
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Deepwater navigation waterway through the Bystre mouth of the Danube River
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Surface water pollution
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  • Dja Faunal Reserve (2006)
    Cameroon
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial hunting Crop production Forestry /wood production Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary (2006)
    Senegal
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Salinisation of soils
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A.Add.Rev
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Invasive / alien freshwater species Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Subsistence hunting
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  • Dresden Elbe Valley (2006)
    Germany
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Durmitor National Park (2006)
    Montenegro
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Everglades National Park (2006)
    United States of America
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Ground water pollution Housing Management activities Storms Surface water pollution Water infrastructure
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  • Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore (2006)
    Pakistan
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Financial resources Housing Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Galápagos Islands (2006)
    Ecuador
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Governance Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Garamba National Park (2006)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan War
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  • Golden Mountains of Altai (2006)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park (2006)
    United States of America
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Air pollution Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Group of Monuments at Hampi (2006)
    India
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ha Long Bay (2006)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Housing Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Industrial areas Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Areas of Istanbul (2006)
    Turkey
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Continued degradation of the vernacular architecture within the protected areas (mainly the Ottoman period timber houses in the district of Zeyrek and Süleymaniye)
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Cairo (2006)
    Egypt
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Dilapidated infrastructure; Neglect and lack of maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Historic Centre (Old Town) of Tallinn (2006)
    Estonia
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Historic Centre of Český Krumlov (2006)
    Czech Republic
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco (2006)
    Mexico
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: a) Urban decay of the Historic Centreb) Water and environmental pollutionc) Lack of monitoring systems
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Earthquake Financial resources Housing Human resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments (2006)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Historic Centre of Shakhrisyabz (2006)
    Uzbekistan
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara (2006)
    Japan
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu (2006)
    Peru
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Avalanche/ landslide Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Town of Zabid (2006)
    Yemen
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Serious deterioration of the city's heritage
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Illegal activities Land conversion
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  • Historical Centre of the City of Arequipa (2006)
    Peru
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Earthquake Flooding Major linear utilities Management activities
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  • Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta (2006)
    Pakistan
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: poor state of conservation
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Water (rain/water table) Wind
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  • Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works (2006)
    Chile
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Extremely fragile nature of the buildings that were constructed using local materials such as timber for frames, corrugated iron sheets for roofs and some walls, and stucco and lightweight construction that functioned with regular maintenanceb) Lack of maintenance for 40 years c) Metal cladding corroded and some of the structural elements dismantled. A few buildings, such as the Leaching house, are liable to structural collapse if no support is givend) Very little conservation work carried out
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Ground transport infrastructure Military training Wind
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  • Ichkeul National Park (2006)
    Tunisia
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table) Water infrastructure
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  • Iguaçu National Park (2006)
    Brazil
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Ground transport infrastructure Housing Human resources Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang (2006)
    China
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Island of Gorée (2006)
    Senegal
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: a) Building threatened to collapseb) Construction of the replica of the Goree Memoria
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Human resources Management systems/ management plan
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  • Island of Mozambique (2006)
    Mozambique
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Buildings threatened with collapse
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management activities Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Island of Saint-Louis (2006)
    Senegal
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: a) Hazardous condition of the buildingsb) Integrity of the propert
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Legal framework Management activities Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands) (2006)
    Italy
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Quarrying
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  • Kahuzi-Biega National Park (2006)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities Land conversion Mining War
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  • Kathmandu Valley  (2006)
    Nepal
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: loss of traditional urban fabric
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Keoladeo National Park (2006)
    India
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Drought Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Invasive / alien freshwater species Invasive/alien terrestrial species Water (extraction) Water infrastructure
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  • Kizhi Pogost (2006)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Structural integrity of the Church of the Transfiguration
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou (2006)
    Morocco
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Near total abandonment of the property
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Lake Baikal (2006)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Illegal activities Major linear utilities Management systems/ management plan Surface water pollution
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  • Lamu Old Town (2006)
    Kenya
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Pampas de Jumana (2006)
    Peru
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Lack of systematic monitoring of the site
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Crop production Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Mining
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  • Liverpool – Maritime Mercantile City (2006)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial development Housing
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  • Lorentz National Park (2006)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Civil unrest Financial resources Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Housing Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha (2006)
    Nepal
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Impact on the archaeological remains as well as on the visual integrity of the site by the newly constructed Maya Devi Temple in 2002.
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • M'Zab Valley (2006)
    Algeria
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the environment
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Flooding Ground water pollution Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (2006)
    Andorra
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya (2006)
    India
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Lack of detailed property documentation
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Manas Wildlife Sanctuary (2006)
    India
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Forced evacuation of Park staffb) Destruction of Park infrastructure
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Crop production Illegal activities
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  • Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park (2006)
    Central African Republic
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Transhumance
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Financial resources Human resources Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Mining
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  • Maya Site of Copan (2006)
    Honduras
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Air transport infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Medina of Essaouira (formerly Mogador) (2006)
    Morocco
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: a) Progressive deterioration of the built framework; b) Continuous collapse of the buildings; c) Advanced deterioration of the maritime part of the fortified wall of the Medina
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial development Solid waste
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  • Meidan Emam, Esfahan (2006)
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial development
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  • Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam (2006)
    Afghanistan
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Inclination of Minaret
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Management systems/ management plan
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  • Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls (2006)
    Zambia
    Zimbabwe
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Air pollution Drought Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Input of excess energy Management systems/ management plan Surface water pollution Water (extraction)
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  • Mount Athos (2006)
    Greece
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Fire
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Ground transport infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve (2006)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Guinea
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Crop production Financial resources Forestry /wood production Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Nahanni National Park (2006)
    Canada
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Mining Oil and gas
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  • Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor (2006)
    Montenegro
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Earthquake Ground transport infrastructure Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ngorongoro Conservation Area (2006)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Crop production Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Invasive/alien terrestrial species Land conversion
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  • Niokolo-Koba National Park (2006)
    Senegal
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Serious deterioration in the state of conservation with regard to its large mammal fauna
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Translocated species
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  • Okapi Wildlife Reserve (2006)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Mining War
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  • Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar (2006)
    Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls (2006)
    Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Natural risk factorsb) Deterioration of monument
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A.Add.Rev
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Governance High impact research / monitoring activities Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old City of Salamanca (2006)
    Spain
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches (2006)
    Spain
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct (2006)
    Spain
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Listed as one of the “100 Most Endangered Sites” by the World Monuments Fund in 2005
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:
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  • Old Towns of Djenné (2006)
    Mali
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Housing dilapidation
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunn (2006)
    Austria
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunn (2006)
    Austria
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Prambanan Temple Compounds (2006)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Earthquake
     Read

  • Pyrénées - Mont Perdu (2006)
    France
    Spain
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun (2006)
    Bahrain
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras (2006)
    Philippines
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A.Add.Rev
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Financial resources Housing Human resources Illegal activities Legal framework Management activities Management systems/ management plan Society's valuing of heritage
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  • Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve (2006)
    Honduras
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Crop production Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Robben Island (2006)
    South Africa
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: a) Lack of appropriate conservation of the built heritageb) Lack of integration of natural values in management of sit
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela (2006)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Relative humidity Water (rain/water table)
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  • Royal Palaces of Abomey (2006)
    Benin
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Grave degradation of nearly two thirds of the mud brick buildings
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara (2006)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Collapsing monumentsb) No participation of communit
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.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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  • Rwenzori Mountains National Park (2006)
    Uganda
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Degradation of buffer zone
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Mining
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  • Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range (2006)
    Japan
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Sagarmatha National Park (2006)
    Nepal
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Air transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Temperature change
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  • Salonga National Park (2006)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting War
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  • Samarkand – Crossroad of Cultures (2006)
    Uzbekistan
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Management activities
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  • Sangay National Park (2006)
    Ecuador
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
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  • Selous Game Reserve (2006)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Serengeti National Park (2006)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Illegal activities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Water infrastructure
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  • Simien National Park (2006)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Declining populations of the Walia ibex, Simien fox and other large mammal species
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Crop production Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
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  • Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing (2006)
    China
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Tasmanian Wilderness (2006)
    Australia
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing (2006)
    China
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas (2006)
    China
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Mining Water infrastructure
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  • Timbuktu (2006)
    Mali
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Flooding Housing Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Tipasa (2006)
    Algeria
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Management systems/ management plan Solid waste Wind
     Read

  • Tower of London (2006)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing
     Read

  • Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra (2006)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Crop production Governance Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Land conversion
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  • Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park (2006)
    Philippines
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Illegal activities
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  • Tyre (2006)
    Lebanon
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Insufficient maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) (2006)
    Jordan
    Year: 2006
    Other Threats: Lack of security and risk of collapse due to open trenches and unstable structures
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Vilnius Historic Centre (2006)
    Lithuania
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing
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  • Virunga National Park (2006)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2006
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Illegal activities Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals War
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  • Volcanoes of Kamchatka (2006)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2006
    Document Source: WHC-06/30.COM/7B
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Major linear utilities Management systems/ management plan Mining Renewable energy facilities
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Threats
Management systems/ management plan(84) Housing(47) Illegal activities(34) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(30) Ground transport infrastructure(21) Legal framework(17) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(16) Financial resources(15) Human resources(15) Land conversion(14) Mining(14) Management activities(13) Civil unrest(12) Crop production(10) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(10) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(9) Water infrastructure(9) Water (rain/water table)(9) Deliberate destruction of heritage(8) Solid waste(7) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(7) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(7) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(6) Forestry /wood production(6) Flooding(6) Commercial development(5) Interpretative and visitation facilities(5) Surface water pollution(5) War(5) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(4) Wind(4) Earthquake(4) Major linear utilities(3) Air pollution(3) Oil and gas(3) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system(3) Fire (widlfires)(3) Invasive / alien freshwater species(3) Governance(3) Air transport infrastructure(2) Ground water pollution(2) Input of excess energy(2) Water (extraction) (2) Relative humidity(2) Drought(2) Storms(2) Industrial areas(1) Marine transport infrastructure(1) Localised utilities(1) Renewable energy facilities(1) Pollution of marine waters(1) Commercial hunting(1) Subsistence hunting(1) Quarrying(1) Temperature(1) Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting(1) Society's valuing of heritage(1) Military training(1) Desertification(1) Temperature change(1) Avalanche/ landslide(1) Translocated species(1) High impact research / monitoring activities(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.