2012 World Monuments Watch - Initial Report

The 2012 World Monuments Watch sites range from ancient to modern, from urban to remote, and from grand to vernacular. Each site represents a fascinating story of human accomplishment, but equally presents a challenge today for issues as varied as improved stewardship, sustainable tourism, lack of funds, or a need for greater technical expertise. All the sites share two important traits: a nominator who cares passionately and the potential for improved circumstances.

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