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    Breede River Estuary: Mouth - Power lines (34242049)

    Western Cape

    Card 502042
    Compiler 10608
    Location code 34242049Breede River Estuary: Mouth - Power lines (Western Cape)
    Start date 2010-02-13
    Season SSummer
    Start time 11:20
    End time 13:50
    Shoreline covered 95
    Openwater covered 100
    Total Species 18
    Total Count 277
    Wetland Condition 1Full (High tide for estuaries)
    Wetland Threats
    Count Condition 3Moderate
    Count Type 1On foot
    Nil Count (No birds present) 0There were CWAC species present
    Notes Overcast with a South Westerly blowing at about 5km/h and warm
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    Current data
    Ref #SpeciesCountBreeding
    Pairs
    Breeding
    indicator
    47Cormorant, White-breasted
    (Phalacrocorax lucidus)
    20
    48Cormorant, Cape
    (Phalacrocorax capensis)
    40
    52Darter, African
    (Anhinga rufa)
    20
    54Heron, Grey
    (Ardea cinerea)
    30
    59Egret, Little
    (Egretta garzetta)
    20
    88Goose, Spur-winged
    (Plectropterus gambensis)
    410
    89Goose, Egyptian
    (Alopochen aegyptiaca)
    810
    90Shelduck, South African
    (Tadorna cana)
    380
    96Duck, Yellow-billed
    (Anas undulata)
    340
    149Eagle, African Fish
    (Haliaeetus vocifer)
    10
    237Plover, Kittlitz's
    (Charadrius pecuarius)
    10
    245Lapwing, Blacksmith
    (Vanellus armatus)
    160
    258Sandpiper, Common
    (Actitis hypoleucos)
    270
    263Greenshank, Common
    (Tringa nebularia)
    10
    268Whimbrel, Eurasian
    (Numenius phaeopus)
    140
    269Avocet, Pied
    (Recurvirostra avosetta)
    50
    287Gull, Kelp
    (Larus dominicanus)
    10
    394Kingfisher, Pied
    (Ceryle rudis)
    40


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    Thursday 18 April 2024 04:21
    FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
    Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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