State of Conservation
States PartiesAlgeria Argentina Australia Benin Brazil Bulgaria Canada Central African Republic China Costa Rica Côte d'Ivoire Democratic Republic of the Congo Ecuador Egypt Ethiopia France Germany Guinea Honduras India Italy Libya Mali Malta Montenegro Nepal New Zealand Oman Panama Peru Poland Portugal Senegal Serbia Seychelles Tunisia Turkey United Republic of Tanzania United States of America Yemen Zimbabwe
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan (37) Illegal activities (33) Water infrastructure (22) Water (rain/water table) (17) Ground transport infrastructure (16) Housing (12) Financial resources (12) Mining (11) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community (11) Crop production (7) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure (6) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation (6) Earthquake (6) Land conversion (5) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals (5) Relative humidity (5) Air pollution (4) Subsistence hunting (4) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure (3) Oil and gas (3) Micro-organisms (3) Civil unrest (3) Storms (3) Avalanche/ landslide (3) Legal framework (3) Management activities (3) Localised utilities (2) Solid waste (2) Water (extraction) (2) Erosion and siltation/ deposition (2) Industrial areas (1) Air transport infrastructure (1) Major linear utilities (1) Pollution of marine waters (1) Surface water pollution (1) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources (1) Forestry /wood production (1) Radiation/light (1) Temperature (1) Wind (1) Deliberate destruction of heritage (1) War (1) Desertification (1) Flooding (1) Invasive/alien terrestrial 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”).