State of Conservation (SOC)

Comoé National Park

Comoé National Park
  Côte d'Ivoire
Date of Inscription: 1983
Nomination records (Year): 1982
Category: Natural
Criteria: (ix)(x)
Danger List: Yes
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  • Civil unrest
  • Fire (widlfires)
  • Illegal activities
  • Land conversion
  • Management systems/ management plan
Inscription on the Danger List
Year: 2003
Threats to the Site:

The present unrest in Côte d’Ivoire is having an adverse effect on the site, as is poaching of wildlife and fires caused by poachers, over-grazing by large cattle herds and the absence of effective management.

* : 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.