1.         Yellowstone National Park (United States of America) (N 28)

Year of inscription on the World Heritage List  1978

Criteria  (vii)(viii)(ix)(x)

Year(s) of inscription on the List of World Heritage in Danger  N/A

Previous Committee Decisions  see page https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/28/documents/

International Assistance

Requests approved: 0
Total amount approved: USD 0
For details, see page https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/28/assistance/

UNESCO Extra-budgetary Funds

N/A

Previous monitoring missions

N/A

Factors affecting the property identified in previous reports

Wildfires

Illustrative material  see page https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/28/

Information presented to the Bureau of the World Heritage Committee in 1989

Following up on the 1988 wildfires in this park and discussions at the 12th Committee meeting, the United States has made available further information on the results of the fire management policy review and the fire recovery plan for the park. Other State Parties with interest in this subject should be aware of the existence of these materials which may be obtained from the Director of the US National Park Service.

Conservation issues presented to the World Heritage Committee in 1989

Following up on the 1988 wildfires in this park and discussions at the 12th Committee meeting, the United States made available further information on the results of the fire management policy review and the fire recovery plan for the park.

ther State Parties with interest in this subject should be aware of the existence of these materials which may be obtained from the Director of the US National Park Service. 

 

 

Analysis and Conclusions of the World Heritage Centre and IUCN

The Bureau in June 1989 decided to thank the American authorities for their reports and for their offer to make them available for other States Parties.

Decision Adopted: 13 BUR IV.B.9

Following a request of the Committee on 21 April 1989, the American authorities submitted a report on the fire management policy review and the recovery plan following the 1988 wildfires. The Bureau wished to thank the American authorities for this report and for their offer to make it available for other States Parties.

Decision Adopted: 13 COM VIII.16

Yellowstone National Park (USA)

The Committee noted with appreciation the availability to other States Parties of the fire management review and the fire recovery plan obtainable from the Director of the U.S. National Park Service.