Documents Decisions of the World Heritage Committee Decisions adopted at the 32nd Session (Quebec City, 2008)

State of conservation of World Heritage Property Natural System of "Wrangel Island" Reserve (N 1023)

Previous Committee Decisions

28 COM 14B.14

Previous monitoring missions


Main threats identified in previous reports

Lack of management plan


Decision: 32 COM 7B.26

The World Heritage Committee,

  1. Having examined Document WHC-08/32.COM/7B,
  2. Recalling Decision 28 COM 14B.14, adopted at its 28th session (Suzhou, 2004),
  3. Regrets, that there has been no reported progress made by the State Party in implementing the World Heritage Committee’s decision at the time of inscription;
  4. Requeststhe State Party to take the necessary steps to complete the management plan for the property as soon as possible, and send it in three copies to the World Heritage Centre and the Advisory Bodies for review, before the 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee in 2009;
  5. Further requests the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre, by 1 February 2009, a progress report on the above issues, for examination by the World Heritage Committee at its 33th session in 2009.