State of Conservation (SOC)

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161
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165
Properties
89
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  • Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman (2007)
    Oman
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Abu Mena (2007)
    Egypt
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Agra Fort
    Taj Mahal
    Fatehpur Sikri (2007)

    India
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves (2007)
    Niger
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Poverty
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Erosion and siltation/ deposition Forestry /wood production Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan
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  • Alejandro de Humboldt National Park (2007)
    Cuba
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Mining
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  • Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata (2007)
    Mauritania
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Deliberate destruction of heritage Desertification Financial resources Housing Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ancient City of Damascus (2007)
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Poor state of conservation
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis (2007)
    Egypt
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add.2
    Threats*:Crop production Deliberate destruction of heritage Flooding Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Land conversion Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Arabian Oryx Sanctuary (2007)
    Oman
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Oil and gas
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  • Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro (2007)
    Pakistan
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Deterioration of structure
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Archaeological Site of Cyrene (2007)
    Libya
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Crop production Housing Illegal activities Interpretative and visitation facilities Land conversion Management activities Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Archaeological Site of Volubilis (2007)
    Morocco
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ashur (Qal'at Sherqat) (2007)
    Iraq
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fragile mud brick structures
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Flooding Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Auschwitz Birkenau
    German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) (2007)

    Poland
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Consultation with local communities
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery (2007)
    Georgia
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: General need for interior and exterior conservation work on the monuments
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Bahla Fort (2007)
    Oman
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the earthen structures of the Fort
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial development Housing Legal framework Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Bam and its Cultural Landscape (2007)
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Banc d'Arguin National Park (2007)
    Mauritania
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Financial resources Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Human resources Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Oil and gas
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  • Belfries of Belgium and France (2007)
    Belgium
    France
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial development Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Białowieża Forest  (2007)
    Belarus
    Poland
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: a) Alterations of the hydrological regime; b) Border fence impeding mammal movements
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Management systems/ management plan
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  • Borobudur Temple Compounds (2007)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: a) Uncontrolled vendors around the property; b) Poor state of the stone bas-reliefs
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Butrint (2007)
    Albania
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: a) lack of adequate protection management, and conservation of the site b) Poor state of conservation of the propert
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cape Floral Region Protected Areas (2007)
    South Africa
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Financial resources Fire (widlfires) Invasive/alien terrestrial species
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  • Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park (2007)
    India
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Chan Chan Archaeological Zone (2007)
    Peru
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Continuous deterioration of earthen architecture structures and decorated surfaces from lack of conservation and maintenace practices
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Crop production Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Chavin (Archaeological Site) (2007)
    Peru
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: destabilisation of one of the main structures
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Management systems/ management plan Micro-organisms Temperature Water (rain/water table) Wind
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  • City of Graz – Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg (2007)
    Austria
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing
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  • City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto (2007)
    Italy
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing
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  • Classical Weimar (2007)
    Germany
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Fire
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:
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  • Cologne Cathedral (2007)
    Germany
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Colonial City of Santo Domingo (2007)
    Dominican Republic
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Deterioration of structures caused by natural and human hazards
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Earthquake Housing Human resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan Storms
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  • Comoé National Park (2007)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Crop production Fire (widlfires) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan War
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  • Complex of Hué Monuments (2007)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community
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  • Coro and its Port (2007)
    Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Serious deterioration of materials and structures
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley (2007)
    Afghanistan
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Fragile state of the cliffs and nicheb) Presence of anti-personnel mines in the area.
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest
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  • Cultural Landscape of Sintra (2007)
    Portugal
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Lack of conservation of parks and palaces
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Curonian Spit (2007)
    Lithuania
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Surface water pollution
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  • Dja Faunal Reserve (2007)
    Cameroon
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial hunting Crop production Forestry /wood production Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary (2007)
    Senegal
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Salinisation of soils
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Invasive / alien freshwater species Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Subsistence hunting Water (rain/water table)
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  • Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex (2007)
    Thailand
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Forest fragmentationNeed for ecological corridors
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Dorset and East Devon Coast (2007)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Pollution of marine waters
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  • Dresden Elbe Valley (2007)
    Germany
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure
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  • Durmitor National Park (2007)
    Montenegro
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • East Rennell (2007)
    Solomon Islands
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Everglades National Park (2007)
    United States of America
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Ground water pollution Housing Surface water pollution Water infrastructure
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  • Fertö / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape (2007)
    Austria
    Hungary
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore (2007)
    Pakistan
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Financial resources Housing Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: Portobelo-San Lorenzo (2007)
    Panama
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: a) Deterioration and destruction of the fabric of the sites by environmental factorsb) Lack of maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Pollution of marine waters
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  • Galápagos Islands (2007)
    Ecuador
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Educational reform not implemented
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Governance Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management activities
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  • Garamba National Park (2007)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan War
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  • Golden Mountains of Altai (2007)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major linear utilities
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  • Group of Monuments at Hampi (2007)
    India
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ha Long Bay (2007)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Housing Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Industrial areas Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Henderson Island (2007)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Areas of Istanbul (2007)
    Turkey
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Continued degradation of the vernacular architecture within the protected areas (mainly the Ottoman period timber houses in the district of Zeyrek and Süleymaniye)
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Cairo (2007)
    Egypt
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Dilapidated infrastructure
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Historic Centre (Old Town) of Tallinn (2007)
    Estonia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Český Krumlov (2007)
    Czech Republic
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco (2007)
    Mexico
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Water and environmental pollution
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Earthquake Housing Solid waste
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  • Historic Centre of Prague (2007)
    Czech Republic
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing
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  • Historic Centre of Riga (2007)
    Latvia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Legal framework
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  • Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments (2007)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Shakhrisyabz (2007)
    Uzbekistan
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Sighişoara (2007)
    Romania
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: General deterioration of the monuments, and especially the fortifications
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg (2007)
    Austria
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing
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  • Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa (2007)
    China
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management activities
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  • Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara (2007)
    Japan
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu (2007)
    Peru
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add.2
    Threats*:Avalanche/ landslide Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Town of Zabid (2007)
    Yemen
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Serious deterioration of the city’s heritage
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion
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  • Historical Centre of the City of Arequipa (2007)
    Peru
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Material decay and abandonment of buildings
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Earthquake Flooding Management activities
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  • Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta (2007)
    Pakistan
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Significant decay of the property caused by the local climatic conditions
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Relative humidity Temperature Water (rain/water table) Wind
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  • Historical Monuments of Mtskheta (2007)
    Georgia
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Loss of authenticity in recent works carried out by the Church
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works (2007)
    Chile
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Extremely fragile nature of the buildings that were constructed using local materials such as timber for frames, corrugated iron sheets for roofs and some walls, and stucco and lightweight construction that functioned with regular maintenanceb) Lack of maintenance over the past 40 years c) Metal cladding corroded and some of the structural elements dismantled. A few buildings, such as the Leaching house, are liable to structural collapse if no support is givend) Very little conservation work carried ou
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Ground transport infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Wind
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  • Ichkeul National Park (2007)
    Tunisia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table) Water infrastructure
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  • Iguaçu National Park (2007)
    Brazil
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Ground transport infrastructure Housing Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Iguazu National Park (2007)
    Argentina
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Ilulissat Icefjord (2007)
    Denmark
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Solid waste Subsistence hunting
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  • Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang
    Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing
    Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing (2007)

    China
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Island of Gorée (2007)
    Senegal
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: a) Risk of collapse of historic buildingsb) Construction of the replica of the Gorée Memorial
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Human resources Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Island of Mozambique (2007)
    Mozambique
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Buildings threatened with collapse
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Human resources Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands) (2007)
    Italy
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Marine transport infrastructure Quarrying
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  • Kahuzi-Biega National Park (2007)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Mining War
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  • Kasbah of Algiers (2007)
    Algeria
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Poor upkeep of the dwelling places
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Erosion and siltation/ deposition Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Kathmandu Valley  (2007)
    Nepal
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Keoladeo National Park (2007)
    India
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Drought Invasive / alien freshwater species Invasive/alien terrestrial species Water (extraction) Water infrastructure
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  • Kizhi Pogost (2007)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Structural integrity of the Church of the Transfiguration
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow (2007)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Erection of a monument in honour of Marshal G. Zhukov
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing
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  • Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou (2007)
    Morocco
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Near total abandonment of the property
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • L'viv – the Ensemble of the Historic Centre (2007)
    Ukraine
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Lake Baikal (2007)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major linear utilities Management systems/ management plan Surface water pollution
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  • Lamu Old Town (2007)
    Kenya
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Fire
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Pampas de Jumana (2007)
    Peru
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Lack of systematic monitoring of the site
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Crop production Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Illegal activities Mining
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  • Liverpool – Maritime Mercantile City (2007)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Lorentz National Park (2007)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Civil unrest Financial resources Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Housing Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan Mining
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  • Macquarie Island (2007)
    Australia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Invasive/alien terrestrial species
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  • Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya (2007)
    India
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Loss of character of the cultural landscape directly associated with the property and its outstanding universal value
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Manas Wildlife Sanctuary (2007)
    India
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Forced evacuation of Park staff; and Destruction of Park infrastructur
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Crop production Illegal activities
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  • Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park (2007)
    Central African Republic
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Civil unrest Financial resources Human resources Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Mining War
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  • Manú National Park (2007)
    Peru
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Land conversion Legal framework Oil and gas
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  • Maya Site of Copan (2007)
    Honduras
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Air transport infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Medieval Monuments in Kosovo (2007)
    Serbia
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Difficulties to monitor the property
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Megalithic Temples of Malta (2007)
    Malta
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Solid waste
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  • Meidan Emam, Esfahan (2007)
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Commercial development Housing
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  • Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur (2007)
    Egypt
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam (2007)
    Afghanistan
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Inclination of the Minaret
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Management systems/ management plan
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  • Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls (2007)
    Zambia
    Zimbabwe
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Air pollution Drought Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Input of excess energy Surface water pollution Water (extraction)
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  • Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve (2007)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Guinea
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Management systems/ management plan Mining
     Read

  • Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor (2007)
    Montenegro
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Earthquake Ground transport infrastructure Housing Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Ngorongoro Conservation Area (2007)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Crop production Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Invasive / alien freshwater species Land conversion
     Read

  • Niokolo-Koba National Park (2007)
    Senegal
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Translocated species Water infrastructure
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  • Okapi Wildlife Reserve (2007)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Mining War
     Read

  • Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar (2007)
    Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls (2007)
    Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Natural risk factorsDeterioration of monuments
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A.Add.2,WHC-07/31.COM/7A.Add.3
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Governance High impact research / monitoring activities Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Old City of Salamanca (2007)
    Spain
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches (2007)
    Spain
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old Town of Lijiang (2007)
    China
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Commercial development Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Interpretative and visitation facilities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof (2007)
    Germany
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: a) Parts of the Thurn and Taxis Castle to be converted into a hoteb) Dachauplatz parking garage façade being redesigned
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management activities
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  • Old Towns of Djenné (2007)
    Mali
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Housing dilapidation
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Land conversion Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church (2007)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Pirin National Park (2007)
    Bulgaria
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Pitons Management Area (2007)
    Saint Lucia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
     Read

  • Prambanan Temple Compounds (2007)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Earthquake
     Read

  • Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan (2007)
    Mexico
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Pyrénées - Mont Perdu (2007)
    France
    Spain
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun (2007)
    Bahrain
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Land conversion Marine transport infrastructure
     Read

  • Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras (2007)
    Philippines
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Financial resources Human resources Management activities Management systems/ management plan Society's valuing of heritage
     Read

  • Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve (2007)
    Honduras
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Crop production Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Robben Island (2007)
    South Africa
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: a) Lack of appropriate conservation of the built heritageb) Lack of integration of natural values in management of site
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Human resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Rock Drawings in Valcamonica (2007)
    Italy
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Interpretative and visitation facilities Major linear utilities Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela (2007)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management activities Management systems/ management plan Relative humidity Water (rain/water table)
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  • Royal Palaces of Abomey (2007)
    Benin
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Major deterioration of nearly two-thirds of the earthen brick structures
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara (2007)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Collapsing monumentsNo participation of community
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur (2007)
    Bangladesh
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Localised utilities Management systems/ management plan Relative humidity Water (rain/water table)
     Read

  • Rwenzori Mountains National Park (2007)
    Uganda
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Degradation of buffer zone
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Mining
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  • Sagarmatha National Park (2007)
    Nepal
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Air transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Temperature change
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  • Salonga National Park (2007)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting War
     Read

  • Samarkand – Crossroad of Cultures (2007)
    Uzbekistan
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Management activities
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  • San Agustín Archaeological Park (2007)
    Colombia
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: State of conservation of the fabric of monolithic sculpture
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Sangay National Park (2007)
    Ecuador
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
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  • Sangiran Early Man Site (2007)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Selous Game Reserve (2007)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
     Read

  • Serengeti National Park (2007)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Illegal activities Water infrastructure
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  • Simien National Park (2007)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Declining populations of Walia ibex, Simien fox and other large mammal species
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Crop production Ground transport infrastructure Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
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  • Stone Town of Zanzibar (2007)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Environmental pressure
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Housing Human resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (2007)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Risks of collapse
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan Underground transport infrastructure
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  • Taï National Park (2007)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Illegal activities Land conversion Mining
     Read

  • Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park (2007)
    Costa Rica
    Panama
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Land conversion Water infrastructure
     Read

  • Tasmanian Wilderness (2007)
    Australia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Ground transport infrastructure
     Read

  • Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas (2007)
    China
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Mining Water infrastructure
     Read

  • Timbuktu (2007)
    Mali
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Flooding Housing Management activities Solid waste
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  • Tipasa (2007)
    Algeria
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Poor conservation conditons for the archeological remains
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Human resources Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Land conversion Management activities Solid waste Water infrastructure
     Read

  • Tower of London (2007)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing
     Read

  • Town of Luang Prabang (2007)
    Lao People's Democratic Republic
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Flooding Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
     Read

  • Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra (2007)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Crop production Governance Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Land conversion
     Read

  • Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park (2007)
    Philippines
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Illegal activities
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  • Tyre (2007)
    Lebanon
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Insufficient maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Illegal activities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) (2007)
    Jordan
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Unstable structures and lack of security
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B
    Threats*:Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Virunga National Park (2007)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals War
     Read

  • Volcanoes of Kamchatka (2007)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2007
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Major linear utilities Management systems/ management plan Mining Renewable energy facilities
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  • Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower (2007)
    Azerbaijan
    Year: 2007
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7A
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Western Caucasus (2007)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2007
    Other Threats: Weakening of conservation controls
    Document Source: WHC-07/31.COM/7B.Add.2
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
     Read

Threats
Management systems/ management plan(95) Housing(58) Illegal activities(41) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(34) Ground transport infrastructure(28) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(21) Financial resources(18) Human resources(18) Land conversion(17) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(16) Management activities(16) Water infrastructure(13) Civil unrest(13) Mining(12) Legal framework(12) Crop production(11) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(11) Solid waste(10) Water (rain/water table)(10) Deliberate destruction of heritage(10) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(9) Interpretative and visitation facilities(7) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(7) War(7) Flooding(5) Earthquake(5) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(5) Commercial development(4) Major linear utilities(4) Surface water pollution(4) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(4) Forestry /wood production(4) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system(4) Oil and gas(3) Relative humidity(3) Wind(3) Fire (widlfires)(3) Invasive / alien freshwater species(3) Governance(3) Air transport infrastructure(2) Marine transport infrastructure(2) Pollution of marine waters(2) Subsistence hunting(2) Water (extraction) (2) Temperature(2) Drought(2) Industrial areas(1) Underground transport infrastructure(1) Localised utilities(1) Renewable energy facilities(1) Air pollution(1) Ground water pollution(1) Input of excess energy(1) Commercial hunting(1) Quarrying(1) Micro-organisms(1) Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting(1) Society's valuing of heritage(1) Desertification(1) Storms(1) Temperature change(1) Avalanche/ landslide(1) Translocated species(1) High impact research / monitoring activities(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”).

** : All mission reports are not always available electronically.