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Varkfontein Pan (26032822)

Gauteng

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Gauteng Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Environment
Management status PRIVATE FARM
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
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Date_registered
2001-07-29

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata260.43376   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus11.876   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo37.0011   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa44.004   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa22.002   
101Duck, FulvousDendrocygna bicolor115.3033   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa221.8061   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A25.007
104Duck, White-backedThalassornis leuconotus24.137   
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata18.2917   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata114.75101   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis18.7831   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta18.0014   
60Egret, Yellow-billedEgretta intermedia12.334   
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber132.8067   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor221.0040   
205Flufftail, Red-chestedSarothrura rufa11.001
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus149.53244   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis121.41182   
360Grass-owl, AfricanTyto capensis18.0028
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis13.409   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus13.176   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis17.3651   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia11.001   
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus1613.94300010005003000
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala13.3220   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath22.002   
63Heron, Green-backedButorides striata13.338   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea13.1811   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides11.905   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus114.7474   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus215.8968   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash210.8827   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus11.252  
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus22.002   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus313.5433   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus14.2521   
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax14.339  
361Owl, MarshAsio capensis57.6711
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula138.67110   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius14.4311   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris16.0721   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma26.5013   
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax12.607  
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos11.001  
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola11.332   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana910.5012   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii112.2233   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis22.203   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba23.809   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus22.503  
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta1680.00150   
76Stork, Yellow-billedMycteria ibis22.002   
208Swamphen, African PurplePorphyrio madagascariensis15.1714  
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis22.002   
99Teal, HottentotAnas hottentota22.002   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha217.29184   
299Tern, LittleSterna albifrons22.002   
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A33.003
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida12.714   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus327.0051   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A38.5014
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis13.9311
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Tuesday 01 December 2020 10:22
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