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    McDougall's Bay (29171653)

    Northern Cape

    Card 509764
    Compiler 16774
    Location code 29171653McDougall's Bay (Northern Cape)
    Start date 2022-08-09
    Season WWinter
    Start time 07:15
    End time 08:41
    Shoreline covered 100
    Openwater covered 50
    Total Species 19
    Total Count 554
    Wetland Condition 3Very little standing water (low tide for estuaries
    Wetland Threats 0
    Count Condition 5Ideal
    Count Type 1On foot
    Nil Count (No birds present) 0There were CWAC species present
    Notes Islands counted with binoculars and zoom lens from shore. Joined by Johien van Niekerk.
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    Current data
    Ref #SpeciesCountBreeding
    Pairs
    Breeding
    indicator
    2Penguin, African
    (Spheniscus demersus)
    10
    5Grebe, Black-necked
    (Podiceps nigricollis)
    240
    47Cormorant, White-breasted
    (Phalacrocorax lucidus)
    188
    48Cormorant, Cape
    (Phalacrocorax capensis)
    1382
    49Cormorant, Bank
    (Phalacrocorax neglectus)
    1613
    51Cormorant, Crowned
    (Microcarbo coronatus)
    240
    59Egret, Little
    (Egretta garzetta)
    10
    81Ibis, African Sacred
    (Threskiornis aethiopicus)
    290
    86Flamingo, Greater
    (Phoenicopterus roseus)
    160
    90Shelduck, South African
    (Tadorna cana)
    30
    231Oystercatcher, African
    (Haematopus moquini)
    40
    235Plover, White-fronted
    (Charadrius marginatus)
    450
    241Plover, Grey
    (Pluvialis squatarola)
    10
    245Lapwing, Blacksmith
    (Vanellus armatus)
    10
    268Whimbrel, Eurasian
    (Numenius phaeopus)
    10
    287Gull, Kelp
    (Larus dominicanus)
    790
    289Gull, Hartlaub's
    (Chroicocephalus hartlaubii)
    1100
    298Tern, Greater Crested
    (Thalasseus bergii)
    230
    686Wagtail, Cape
    (Motacilla capensis)
    200


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    Monday 26 September 2022 01:37
    FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
    Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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