State of Conservation (SOC)

Archaeological Site of Cyrene

Archaeological Site of Cyrene
  Libya
Date of Inscription: 1982
Nomination records (Year): 1981
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (ii)(iii)(vi)
Threats*
  • Deliberate destruction of heritage
  • Financial resources
  • High impact research / monitoring activities
  • Housing
  • Human resources
  • Illegal activities
  • Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
  • Management activities
  • Management systems/ management plan
  • Micro-organisms
  • Relative humidity
  • Temperature
  • Water (rain/water table)
  • Other Threats:

    Uncontrolled growth of plants and trees



* : 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.