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States Parties with properties out of 195
In Danger
Year Name of the property Country Type Region Property (ha) ID
1994 Los Katíos National Park CO N LAC 72,000 711
1983 Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park * CR N LAC 570,045 205
1999 Area de Conservación Guanacaste CR N LAC 147,000 928
1993 Joya de Cerén Archaeological Site SV C LAC 3,200 675
1979 Tikal National Park GT M LAC 57,600 64
1982 Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve HN N LAC 350,000 196
1987 Sian Ka'an MX N LAC 528,000 410
2010 Prehistoric Caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of Oaxaca MX C LAC 1,515 1352
2011 León Cathedral NI C LAC 1 1236
1981 Darien National Park PA N LAC 579,000 159
1983 Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park * PA N LAC 570,045 205
1997 Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá PA C LAC 57 790

*: transboundary property

Category of property

Cultural Natural Mixed

Property inscribed on the List of World Heritage in Danger

Cultural Natural Mixed


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