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Durmitor National Park

Factors affecting the property in 1995*
  • Other Threats:


Factors* affecting the property identified in previous reports
  • Construction of a dam on the Tara river (issue resolved)
  • Construction of an asphalt plant and the resulting water pollution (issue resolved)
International Assistance: requests for the property until 1995
Requests approved: 4 (from 1981-1988)
Total amount approved : 117,000 USD
Missions to the property until 1995**
Conservation issues presented to the World Heritage Committee in 1995

The site was inscribed on the World Heritage List in 1980. On 14 August 1995, the World Heritage Centre was informed by the Deputy Prime Minister of Montenegro, that a fire broke out on 16 June 1995 at the Centre of Durmitor National Park destroying a large part of the building.

Decisions adopted by the Committee in 1995

No draft decision

Report year: 1995
Date of Inscription: 1980
Category: Natural
Criteria: (vii)(viii)(x)

* : 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.