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Glen Austin Pan Bird Sanctuary (25582810)

Gauteng

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Gauteng Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Environment & Private
Management status TOWN COUNCIL PROPERTY
Conservation status PROTECTED
IBA information
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Date_registered
2004-08-04
Brief_description
Residential development around pan edges may negatively affect bird life at this site.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
256Calidris pugnax11.001  
1016Anas platyrhynchos33.003
72Scopus umbretta11.001   
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta29.0021   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata232.04105   
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus12.565   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus22.002   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa11.502   
101Duck, Fulvous WhistlingDendrocygna bicolor55.506   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa38.4316   
104Duck, White-backedThalassornis leuconotus11.332   
100Duck, White-faced WhistlingDendrocygna viduata18.5536   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata210.3030   
58Egret, GreatArdea alba44.004   
60Egret, IntermediateArdea intermedia11.502   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta12.005   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis19.8345   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus19.6723   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoeniconaias minor2159.33122   
10004Goose, DomesticAnser anser15.8313
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca111.9576   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis14.0013   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus11.502   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis18.4528   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia33.003   
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus2133.7712271000500 
4136Gull, Lesser Black-backedLarus fuscus11.001 
64Heron, BlackEgretta ardesiaca22.002   
69Heron, Black-crowned NightNycticorax nycticorax11.001   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala16.0022   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea13.4514   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides11.603   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus136.38151   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus16.7115   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash12.959   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus33.003   
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus118.7374   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus137.38260   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus17.7138   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris12.504   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma15.3016   
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos1010.0010  
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola44.004   
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii15.7318   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis11.001   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba13.008   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus35.339   
208Swamphen, AfricanPorphyrio madagascariensis11.754  
99Teal, Blue-billedSpatula hottentota34.336   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha17.4023   
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida11.502   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus22.002   
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis22.754
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Wednesday 01 February 2023 10:51
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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