State of Conservation

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494
Properties
138
States Parties
Statistics by properties (by regions and categories)
Year Property SOC Regions Categories
EUR-NA APA LAC ARB AFR Cultural Natural Mixed
1995
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
63
88%
14%
63 17
24%
4%
18
25%
4%
8
11%
2%
9
13%
2%
11
15%
3%
35
49%
8%
25
35%
6%
3
4%
1%
1996
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
64
102%
14%
64 15
24%
3%
12
19%
3%
9
14%
2%
11
17%
2%
17
27%
4%
38
60%
8%
23
37%
5%
3
5%
1%
1997
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
103
161%
20%
103 26
41%
5%
35
55%
7%
13
20%
3%
15
23%
3%
14
22%
3%
56
88%
11%
43
67%
9%
4
6%
1%
1998
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
127
123%
23%
127 35
34%
6%
33
32%
6%
24
23%
4%
17
17%
3%
18
17%
3%
71
69%
13%
46
45%
8%
10
10%
2%
1999
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
110
87%
19%
110 23
18%
4%
34
27%
6%
23
18%
4%
12
9%
2%
18
14%
3%
55
43%
9%
47
37%
8%
8
6%
1%
2000
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
112
102%
18%
112 34
31%
5%
32
29%
5%
17
15%
3%
9
8%
1%
20
18%
3%
54
49%
9%
53
48%
8%
5
5%
1%
2001
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
124
111%
18%
124 37
33%
5%
32
29%
5%
19
17%
3%
18
16%
3%
18
16%
3%
57
51%
8%
60
54%
9%
7
6%
1%
2002
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
90
73%
12%
90 34
27%
5%
25
20%
3%
10
8%
1%
10
8%
1%
11
9%
2%
46
37%
6%
38
31%
5%
6
5%
1%
2003
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
142
158%
19%
142 41
46%
6%
34
38%
5%
28
31%
4%
15
17%
2%
24
27%
3%
94
104%
13%
44
49%
6%
4
4%
1%
2004
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
159
112%
21%
159 52
37%
7%
38
27%
5%
26
18%
3%
19
13%
3%
24
17%
3%
103
73%
14%
51
36%
7%
5
4%
1%
2005
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
138
87%
18%
138 47
30%
6%
34
21%
4%
16
10%
2%
16
10%
2%
25
16%
3%
89
56%
11%
44
28%
6%
5
3%
1%
2006
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
135
98%
17%
135 38
28%
5%
33
24%
4%
14
10%
2%
20
14%
2%
30
22%
4%
85
62%
10%
45
33%
6%
5
4%
1%
2007
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
165
122%
20%
165 50
37%
6%
41
30%
5%
22
16%
3%
22
16%
3%
30
22%
4%
107
79%
13%
54
40%
7%
4
3%
0%
2008
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
158
96%
19%
158 57
35%
7%
33
20%
4%
25
15%
3%
17
10%
2%
26
16%
3%
101
61%
12%
53
32%
6%
4
2%
0%
2009
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
178
113%
20%
178 64
41%
7%
38
24%
4%
26
16%
3%
19
12%
2%
31
20%
4%
122
77%
14%
52
33%
6%
4
3%
0%
2010
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
149
84%
17%
149 47
26%
5%
28
16%
3%
27
15%
3%
16
9%
2%
31
17%
3%
92
52%
10%
51
29%
6%
6
3%
1%
2011
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
171
115%
19%
171 50
34%
5%
41
28%
5%
31
21%
3%
20
13%
2%
29
19%
3%
118
79%
13%
50
34%
5%
3
2%
0%
2012
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
148
86%
16%
148 46
27%
5%
26
15%
3%
25
15%
3%
16
9%
2%
35
20%
4%
90
52%
10%
52
30%
6%
6
3%
1%
2013
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
169
114%
18%
169 46
31%
5%
31
21%
3%
30
20%
3%
27
18%
3%
35
24%
4%
116
78%
12%
50
34%
5%
3
2%
0%
2014
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
150
89%
15%
150 31
18%
3%
30
18%
3%
26
15%
3%
21
12%
2%
42
25%
4%
90
53%
9%
54
32%
6%
6
4%
1%
2015
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
141
94%
14%
141 28
19%
3%
31
21%
3%
20
13%
2%
29
19%
3%
33
22%
3%
86
57%
9%
50
33%
5%
5
3%
0%
2016
%of properties with SOC
%of properties inscribed (year-1)
156
111%
15%
156 37
26%
4%
30
21%
3%
26
18%
3%
27
19%
3%
36
26%
3%
96
68%
9%
54
38%
5%
6
4%
1%
Threats*
Threats Group of Threats SOC reports Properties
Commercial development Buildings and Development 99 33
Housing Buildings and Development 876 188
Industrial areas Buildings and Development 34 11
Interpretative and visitation facilities Buildings and Development 126 53
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Buildings and Development 245 73
Air transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 30 11
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 141 50
Ground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 516 120
Marine transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 101 27
Underground transport infrastructure Transportation Infrastructure 34 14
Localised utilities Services Infrastructures 34 17
Major linear utilities Services Infrastructures 75 22
Non-renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 14 5
Renewable energy facilities Services Infrastructures 42 14
Water infrastructure Services Infrastructures 201 42
Air pollution Pollution 42 17
Ground water pollution Pollution 28 10
Input of excess energy Pollution 27 9
Pollution of marine waters Pollution 13 5
Solid waste Pollution 117 36
Surface water pollution Pollution 122 24
Aquaculture Biological resource use/modification 0 0
Commercial hunting Biological resource use/modification 30 9
Commercial wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 0 0
Crop production Biological resource use/modification 73 17
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Biological resource use/modification 90 27
Forestry /wood production Biological resource use/modification 91 21
Land conversion Biological resource use/modification 354 64
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Biological resource use/modification 205 36
Subsistence hunting Biological resource use/modification 27 10
Subsistence wild plant collection Biological resource use/modification 2 2
Mining Physical resource extraction 299 53
Oil and gas Physical resource extraction 117 31
Quarrying Physical resource extraction 24 10
Water (extraction) Physical resource extraction 45 12
Dust Local conditions affecting physical fabric 0 0
Micro-organisms Local conditions affecting physical fabric 11 4
Pests Local conditions affecting physical fabric 1 1
Radiation/light Local conditions affecting physical fabric 1 1
Relative humidity Local conditions affecting physical fabric 52 22
Temperature Local conditions affecting physical fabric 10 6
Water (rain/water table) Local conditions affecting physical fabric 173 50
Wind Local conditions affecting physical fabric 35 13
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Social/cultural uses of heritage 39 12
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Social/cultural uses of heritage 303 61
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Social/cultural uses of heritage 500 136
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting Social/cultural uses of heritage 15 5
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses Social/cultural uses of heritage 22 6
Society's valuing of heritage Social/cultural uses of heritage 33 14
Civil unrest Other human activities 218 29
Deliberate destruction of heritage Other human activities 186 52
Illegal activities Other human activities 688 120
Military training Other human activities 2 2
Terrorism Other human activities 1 1
War Other human activities 134 23
Changes to oceanic waters Climate change and severe weather events 10 3
Desertification Climate change and severe weather events 10 3
Drought Climate change and severe weather events 21 5
Flooding Climate change and severe weather events 76 24
Other climate change impacts Climate change and severe weather events 29 9
Storms Climate change and severe weather events 84 30
Temperature change Climate change and severe weather events 15 7
Avalanche/ landslide Sudden ecological or geological events 22 6
Earthquake Sudden ecological or geological events 72 28
Erosion and siltation/ deposition Sudden ecological or geological events 128 31
Fire (widlfires) Sudden ecological or geological events 62 14
Tsunami/tidal wave Sudden ecological or geological events 3 2
Volcanic eruption Sudden ecological or geological events 9 4
Hyper-abundant species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 1 1
Invasive / alien freshwater species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 46 10
Invasive / alien marine species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 20 4
Invasive/alien terrestrial species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 102 31
Modified genetic material Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 0 0
Translocated species Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species 12 2
Financial resources Management and institutional factors 301 92
Governance Management and institutional factors 84 24
High impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 40 18
Human resources Management and institutional factors 258 90
Legal framework Management and institutional factors 339 113
Low impact research / monitoring activities Management and institutional factors 1 1
Management activities Management and institutional factors 393 101
Management systems/ management plan Management and institutional factors 1791 359
Threats by year (SOC reports)*
Threats* Year
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Buildings and Development
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Commercial development 2 2 4 4 1 2 4 4 14 11 5 5 4 6 5 1 3 3 5 5 6 3
Housing 11 16 15 21 21 23 21 17 37 47 37 46 60 58 71 55 64 52 54 52 50 48
Industrial areas 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 3 2 3 2 1 4
Interpretative and visitation facilities 0 2 0 5 1 4 8 4 10 8 8 5 7 6 9 4 8 6 6 7 8 10
Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure 4 4 3 8 6 5 7 3 8 7 3 9 16 13 22 18 23 13 15 21 14 23
Transportation Infrastructure
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Air transport infrastructure 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 2 2 1 4 0 2 2 2 1 2 3
Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure 2 2 3 5 7 6 4 1 3 10 8 6 7 10 15 8 14 4 7 4 7 8
Ground transport infrastructure 11 12 15 20 22 26 30 17 23 32 16 21 28 28 28 23 27 24 26 26 30 31
Marine transport infrastructure 2 3 2 5 3 3 5 3 3 5 1 1 2 6 7 7 8 8 7 7 6 7
Underground transport infrastructure 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 3 1 0 1 2 3 2 4 1 3 2 2 5
Services Infrastructures
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Localised utilities 2 3 3 2 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 4 2 1 3
Major linear utilities 0 0 2 3 4 3 5 3 6 6 3 3 4 3 4 1 3 4 4 5 6 3
Non-renewable energy facilities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 3 3 3 0
Renewable energy facilities 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 0 3 1 2 3 4 5 5
Water infrastructure 2 4 3 6 5 4 7 4 6 7 10 9 13 12 10 14 11 15 13 14 15 17
Pollution
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Air pollution 0 2 5 3 2 1 2 2 2 2 1 3 1 2 1 4 0 3 0 3 1 2
Ground water pollution 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 2 2 1 2 2 1 2 2 3 2 3 1
Input of excess energy 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 5 1 2 1 3 1 2 1 1 1 0 1 0
Pollution of marine waters 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 1 0
Solid waste 3 3 6 7 1 3 2 1 2 8 8 7 10 7 5 8 5 7 6 5 7 6
Surface water pollution 4 5 5 6 5 7 5 3 5 4 3 5 4 7 3 6 7 8 7 8 8 7
Biological resource use/modification
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Aquaculture 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Commercial hunting 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 3 2 1 1 1 0 3 3 1 2 2 2 2 2
Commercial wild plant collection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Crop production 1 1 1 1 1 2 3 1 1 2 7 10 11 3 4 3 6 3 2 4 5 1
Fishing/collecting aquatic resources 3 3 3 2 4 5 3 4 5 8 4 4 4 5 4 3 3 3 6 5 3 6
Forestry /wood production 4 2 5 6 5 6 5 1 6 2 4 6 4 5 6 4 0 4 3 3 5 5
Land conversion 7 9 8 7 9 13 15 9 18 11 9 14 17 17 22 20 22 22 23 26 29 27
Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals 2 4 4 4 5 6 7 5 7 10 6 10 11 12 15 11 12 16 16 12 15 15
Subsistence hunting 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 4 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 1 2 1
Subsistence wild plant collection 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Physical resource extraction
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Mining 5 5 9 11 9 14 15 10 10 9 12 14 12 13 16 18 17 20 18 20 20 22
Oil and gas 1 1 2 4 4 3 6 4 5 5 3 3 3 6 6 6 8 8 10 11 7 11
Quarrying 2 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 2 2
Water (extraction) 1 1 1 1 1 2 3 2 1 2 1 2 2 2 3 4 2 2 2 5 2 3
Local conditions affecting physical fabric
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Dust 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Micro-organisms 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 0
Pests 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Radiation/light 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Relative humidity 2 4 5 5 2 3 2 2 3 4 1 2 3 2 3 2 3 1 0 1 1 1
Temperature 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Water (rain/water table) 5 6 6 9 4 5 6 4 11 17 7 9 10 8 9 7 9 9 11 7 8 6
Wind 1 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 2 1 4 3 1 3 3 2 1 2 2 1 2
Social/cultural uses of heritage
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 3 4 3 3 2 3 2 2 3 5 3
Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community 8 8 9 11 12 16 19 10 17 13 15 16 21 13 17 14 18 12 13 13 16 12
Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation 5 7 16 18 17 17 19 20 29 29 21 30 36 24 27 19 21 28 23 35 26 33
Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2
Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses 0 1 0 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1
Society's valuing of heritage 0 0 1 1 1 1 2 3 2 3 1 1 1 1 3 2 3 2 0 1 0 4
Other human activities
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Civil unrest 3 3 3 4 6 6 6 3 11 15 11 12 13 13 12 13 13 13 13 13 16 16
Deliberate destruction of heritage 2 2 4 2 3 4 5 4 8 12 9 8 10 14 18 14 13 12 12 10 10 10
Illegal activities 9 12 20 15 20 28 27 19 31 44 30 34 41 35 44 34 42 41 37 44 38 43
Military training 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Terrorism 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
War 3 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 6 6 5 7 6 6 5 5 9 15 15 15 16
Climate change and severe weather events
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Changes to oceanic waters 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 2 2 1
Desertification 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Drought 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 2 2 3 1 3 1 2
Flooding 1 0 4 3 1 2 0 1 3 2 3 6 5 5 4 4 4 7 6 4 7 4
Other climate change impacts 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 4 3 3 2 3
Storms 3 1 4 10 11 11 1 1 3 2 0 2 1 2 2 2 6 4 5 6 4 3
Temperature change 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 0
Sudden ecological or geological events
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Avalanche/ landslide 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 0 1 0
Earthquake 1 1 1 1 4 3 5 1 3 4 4 4 5 4 5 4 5 8 2 3 1 3
Erosion and siltation/ deposition 1 4 3 5 3 4 3 2 3 7 7 7 9 3 10 5 10 7 9 8 10 8
Fire (widlfires) 0 1 2 2 3 4 3 3 2 2 2 3 3 2 3 4 4 2 6 3 5 3
Tsunami/tidal wave 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Volcanic eruption 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Invasive/alien species or hyper-abundant species
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Hyper-abundant species 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Invasive / alien freshwater species 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 4 2 2 3 3 2 3 1 3 3 1 4 1 4
Invasive / alien marine species 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 1 2 2
Invasive/alien terrestrial species 2 2 5 1 3 4 3 2 5 2 4 7 5 7 5 6 3 8 6 6 6 10
Modified genetic material 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Translocated species 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1
Management and institutional factors
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Financial resources 7 6 8 8 12 11 14 10 24 26 11 15 18 17 16 15 18 16 10 15 9 15
Governance 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 3 2 3 3 5 6 7 6 8 7 8 8 13
High impact research / monitoring activities 0 0 0 2 2 0 2 1 0 4 2 1 1 3 2 3 3 3 4 2 2 3
Human resources 6 6 2 4 5 4 10 6 26 21 11 15 18 11 19 9 16 13 13 14 14 15
Legal framework 9 8 13 10 6 6 6 6 21 26 15 17 12 15 13 18 19 23 24 23 21 28
Low impact research / monitoring activities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Management activities 7 9 20 16 18 12 14 13 17 13 11 13 16 20 25 20 25 24 23 27 25 25
Management systems/ management plan 24 30 47 67 68 58 66 54 97 100 84 84 99 96 104 95 108 96 106 101 95 112
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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.