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    Middelburg Dam (25482933)

    Mpumalanga

    Card 3702
    Compiler 888
    Location code 25482933Middelburg Dam (Mpumalanga)
    Start date 2001-01-21
    Season SSummer
    Start time 11:40:00
    End time 16:00:00
    Shoreline covered 100
    Openwater covered 100
    Total Species 23
    Total Count 291
    Wetland Condition 1Full (High tide for estuaries)
    Wetland Threats
    Count Condition 4Good
    Count Type 2by Boat
    Nil Count (No birds present) 0There were CWAC species present
    Notes 1
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    Current data
    Ref #SpeciesCountBreeding
    Pairs
    Breeding
    indicator
    6Grebe, Little
    (Tachybaptus ruficollis)
    10
    47Cormorant, White-breasted
    (Phalacrocorax lucidus)
    10
    50Cormorant, Reed
    (Microcarbo africanus)
    110
    54Heron, Grey
    (Ardea cinerea)
    10
    55Heron, Black-headed
    (Ardea melanocephala)
    20
    56Heron, Goliath
    (Ardea goliath)
    10
    57Heron, Purple
    (Ardea purpurea)
    40
    61Egret, Western Cattle
    (Bubulcus ibis)
    380Probably Breeding
    84Ibis, Hadada
    (Bostrychia hagedash)
    10
    96Duck, Yellow-billed
    (Anas undulata)
    80
    97Teal, Red-billed
    (Anas erythrorhyncha)
    10
    212Coot, Red-knobbed
    (Fulica cristata)
    942Confirmed Breeding
    238Plover, Three-banded
    (Charadrius tricollaris)
    40
    245Lapwing, Blacksmith
    (Vanellus armatus)
    210Probably Breeding
    247Lapwing, African Wattled
    (Vanellus senegallus)
    160
    250Snipe, African
    (Gallinago nigripennis)
    60
    258Sandpiper, Common
    (Actitis hypoleucos)
    20
    288Gull, Grey-headed
    (Chroicocephalus cirrocephalus)
    120
    304Tern, White-winged
    (Chlidonias leucopterus)
    20
    305Tern, Whiskered
    (Chlidonias hybrida)
    270Probably Breeding
    394Kingfisher, Pied
    (Ceryle rudis)
    10
    397Kingfisher, Malachite
    (Corythornis cristatus)
    30
    686Wagtail, Cape
    (Motacilla capensis)
    340


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    Monday 26 September 2022 02:07
    FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
    Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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