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Cultural WHS set within an IUCN recognised protected area

Inscribed area is a cultural WHS in an IUCN recognised protected area, as described here.

The connection belongs to Trivia connections.

Connected Sites

  • Antequera Dolmens Site: Torcal de Antequera
  • Australian Convict Sites: Great North Road is in the Dharug National Park - IUCN Category II (National Park); Darlington Probation Station is in Maria Island National Park - IUCN Category II (National Park)
  • Changdeokgung Palace Complex: Changdeokgung Rear Garden Ecosystem and Landscape Conservation Area, IUCN category IV (Habitat/Species Management Area)
  • Frontiers of the Roman Empire: Hadrian's Wall is partly within the Northumberland NP - Northumberland falls under IUCN category V, Protected Landscape/Seascape Link
  • Gwynedd Castles: Harlech Castle is situated within Snowdonia NP - Snowdonia has IUCN category V (Protected Landscape/Seascape) Link
  • Gyeongju: Gyeongju National Park, IUCN category V (Protected Landscape/Seascape) Link
  • Haeinsa Temple: Gayasan National Park, IUCN category II (National Park)  Link
  • Hill Forts of Rajasthan: Ranthambore NP (IUCN cat II), named for the historic Ranthambhore fortress, which lies within the national park (wiki)
  • Itsukushima Shrine: Seto Naikai National Park, IUCN category II (National Park) Link
  • Kii Mountain Range: Yoshino-Kumano National Park, IUCN Category II (National Park and Marine Protected Area)
  • Longobards in Italy: The Sanctuary of Monte Sant'Angelo lies in Parco Nazionale del Gargano (IUCN category 2)
  • Mesa Verde: Mesa Verde National Park, IUCN category II (National Park) Link
  • Nikko: Nikko National Park, IUCN category II (National Park) Link
  • Rapa Nui: Rapa Nui National Park, IUCN category II (National Park)
  • SGang Gwaay: Gwaii Haanas And Haida Heritage Site National Park Reserve, IUCN category II (National Park) Link
  • Schokland: Schokland Nature Reserve, IUCN category IV (Habitat/Species Management Area) Link
  • Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple: Gyeongju National Park, IUCN category V (Protected Landscape/Seascape) Link
  • Thingvellir: Thingvellir National Park (IUCN Management Category II) Link
  • Ç‚Khomani Cultural Landscape: Kalahari Gemsbok National Park (IUCN cat ii)

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Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Cultural WHS set within an IUCN recognised protected area?

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A connection should:

  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source