State of Conservation
Category of site
Cultural site Natural site Mixed site
Site inscribed on the List of World Heritage in Danger
Cultural site Natural site Mixed site
States PartiesAfghanistan Albania Algeria Andorra Argentina Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Bulgaria Burkina Faso Cambodia Cameroon Canada Central African Republic Chad Chile China Colombia Congo Costa Rica Côte d'Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czechia Democratic People's Republic of Korea Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji France Gabon Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Guinea Haiti Honduras Hungary India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of) Iraq Ireland Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kyrgyzstan Lao People's Democratic Republic Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Libya Lithuania Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia (Federated States of) Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Nepal Netherlands New Zealand Niger Nigeria North Macedonia Norway Oman Pakistan Palestine Panama Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Romania Russian Federation Saint Lucia Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands South Africa Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Thailand Togo Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Republic of Tanzania United States of America Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan(1629) Housing(867) Illegal activities(632) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(462) Ground transport infrastructure(447) Land conversion(353) Legal framework(350) Management activities(349) Mining(273) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(259) Financial resources(250) Human resources(245) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(242) Civil unrest(219) Water infrastructure(216) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(206) Deliberate destruction of heritage(186) War(183) Water (rain/water table)(150) Interpretative and visitation facilities(134) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(132) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(131) Governance(122) Oil and gas(112) Solid waste(108) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(108) Surface water pollution(100) Marine transport infrastructure(96) Commercial development(88) Flooding(80) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(79) Crop production(75) Forestry /wood production(73) Major linear utilities(65) Earthquake(61) Fire (widlfires)(57) Underground transport infrastructure(54) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system(51) Storms(50) Renewable energy facilities(44) Water (extraction) (44) High impact research / monitoring activities(42) Invasive / alien freshwater species(38) Commercial hunting(37) Air transport infrastructure(36) Society's valuing of heritage(36) Other climate change impacts(35) Wind(33) Air pollution(30) Relative humidity(29) Ground water pollution(28) Localised utilities(27) Drought(26) Industrial areas(24) Input of excess energy(22) Quarrying(21) Non-renewable energy facilities(20) Subsistence hunting(20) Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting(18) Avalanche/ landslide(17) Invasive / alien marine species(17) Pollution of marine waters(16) Temperature change(16) Changes to oceanic waters(15) Translocated species(15) Ritual / spiritual / religious and associative uses(11) Micro-organisms(10) Desertification(9) Temperature(6) Military training(4) Tsunami/tidal wave(3) Hyper-abundant species(3) Aquaculture(2) Subsistence wild plant collection(2) Pests(2) Volcanic eruption(1) Low 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”).