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Doñana National Park

Spain
Factors affecting the property in 2004*
  • Management systems/ management plan
  • Pollution of marine waters
International Assistance: requests for the property until 2004
Requests approved: 0
Total amount approved : 0 USD
Conservation issues presented to the World Heritage Committee in 2004

The site manager via a letter of 26 February 2004 informed the Centre that at the suggestion of the Ministry for the Environment, the Patronato of the Park at its session of 12 January 2004 approved the enlargement of the Park by 3500 ha. This has been approved by the Spanish Government and published in the official bulletin of 24 February 2004. The additional areas are in public ownership and guarantee the implementation of the project Doñana 2005, a long-term restoration project after the mining accident of April 1998.

Decisions adopted by the Committee in 2004
28 COM 15B.29
Doñana National Park

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Welcoming the enlargement of the National Park which enhances also the protection of the World Heritage area,

2. Requests the State Party to review in detail the implementation of the Doñana 2005 project, to provide a report on its implementation and on the state of conservation of the property by 1 February 2005 for examination by the Committee at its 29th session in 2005.

Draft Decision: 28 COM 15B.29

 The World Heritage Committee,

 1.  Welcoming the enlargement of the National Park which enhances also the protection of the World Heritage area,

 2.  Requests the State Party to review in detail the implementation of the Doñana 2005 project, to provide a report on its implementation and on the state of conservation of the property by 1 February 2005 for examination by the Committee at its 29th session in 2005.

Report year: 2004
Spain
Date of Inscription: 1994
Category: Natural
Criteria: (vii)(ix)(x)
Documents examined by the Committee
arrow_circle_right 28COM (2004)
Exports

* : 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.


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