State of Conservation (SOC)
States PartiesAlgeria Australia Benin Brazil Bulgaria Cambodia China Côte d'Ivoire Croatia Democratic Republic of the Congo Ecuador Egypt Germany Greece Guatemala Guinea India Italy Jordan Mali Malta Mauritania Mexico Mozambique Nepal New Zealand Niger Norway Oman Peru Poland Russian Federation Spain Syrian Arab Republic Turkey United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Republic of Tanzania United States of America Viet Nam Zambia Zimbabwe
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan (30) Ground transport infrastructure (11) Illegal activities (11) Legal framework (9) Housing (7) Water (rain/water table) (7) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community (7) Financial resources (7) Management activities (7) Land conversion (6) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation (6) Water infrastructure (5) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure (4) Forestry /wood production (4) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals (4) Mining (4) War (4) Storms (4) Human resources (4) Interpretative and visitation facilities (3) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure (3) Air pollution (3) Water (extraction) (3) Relative humidity (3) Erosion and siltation/ deposition (3) Invasive/alien terrestrial species (3) Commercial development (2) Major linear utilities (2) Solid waste (2) Surface water pollution (2) Crop production (2) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources (2) Temperature (2) Wind (2) Civil unrest (2) Deliberate destruction of heritage (2) Governance (2) Industrial areas (1) Air transport infrastructure (1) Localised utilities (1) Input of excess energy (1) Oil and gas (1) Quarrying (1) Micro-organisms (1) Pests (1) Radiation/light (1) Terrorism (1) Desertification (1) Flooding (1) Invasive / alien marine species (1)
The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).