The Seychelles - Off East Africa in the Indian Ocean, its 115 islands are vulnerable to beach erosion, and may completely disappear in the next 50 to 100 years.
October 01, 2016 Licence
Chan Chan in Peru. The largest city in the Americas 600 years ago, this Chimu civilization capital is threatened by torrential rain, which washes away its adobe structures.
February 02, 2008 Licence
Glacier National Park in Montana. Originally numbering around 150, current glaciers total just 25 and may be altogether gone in 15 years' time.
June 26, 2015 Licence
Potosi, Bolivia. The 1500s' largest industrial complex, but 600 mostly abandoned mines and 60 miles of underground shafts threaten a collapse of Cerro Rico (Rich Mountain) next to it.
April 19, 2007 Licence
Belize Barrier Reef. As with other reef systems, the Belize Barrier Reef is threatened with collapse. It is the largest reef in the northern hemisphere.
December 11, 2006 Licence
Historic Center, Vienna, Austria - The constant urban development puts the historic aspects of the city's center in jeopardy.
July 22, 2015 Licence
Coro, Venezuela - This city, combining Dutch and Spanish architecture, finds itself in danger due to the effects of the Venezuelan oil industry.
March 10, 2013 Licence
Florida Everglades - Environmental degradation and development endanger the Everglades and its immense biodiversity.
January 05, 2014 Licence
Liverpool, England - The development and increasing populations threaten the city's urban landscape, landing it on UNESCO's list of heritage sites in danger.
November 03, 2015 Licence
Tropical Rainforest Heritage in Sumatra, Indonesia. With 10,000 plant species, 580 bird species, and 200 mammalian species, it has been on UNESCO's endangered site list since 2011.
July 10, 2016 Licence
Old City Of Jerusalem and its walls. On UNESCO's List of World Heritage In Danger list since 1982, the city is a scared site for Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
February 06, 2016 Licence