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Elandsvlei 414 (25592827)

Gauteng

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Private
Management status PRIVATE FARM
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
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Date_registered
1999-07-31
Brief_description
Comprises both the main pan towards the north as well as the smaller marsh area towards the southeast. The count is conducted starting from the car park at the main pan, in an anti-clockwise direction, ending at the secondary pan.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
256Calidris pugnax1100.521500  
72Scopus umbretta11.001   
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta19.0022   
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus11.001   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata1262.762600 2500 
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis11.001   
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus17.9087   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus13.227   
203Crake, BlackZapornia flavirostra12.334
267Curlew, EurasianNumenius arquata44.004   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa13.3312   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa13.258   
101Duck, Fulvous WhistlingDendrocygna bicolor220.9276   
10005Duck, HybridAnas hybrid11.001
91Duck, Knob-billedSarkidiornis melanotos16.6013   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa211.5962   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.502
104Duck, White-backedThalassornis leuconotus110.0837   
100Duck, White-faced WhistlingDendrocygna viduata16.2729   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata1104.71675   
149Eagle, African FishHaliaeetus vocifer11.502
58Egret, GreatArdea alba12.757   
60Egret, IntermediateArdea intermedia12.858   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta15.7041   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis113.76226   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus1108.9413001250625750
87Flamingo, LesserPhoeniconaias minor1784.003000  600
10004Goose, DomesticAnser anser44.004
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca2199.211385   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis1175.801273  710
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis27.0012   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus15.7317   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis123.36197   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia14.7737   
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus151.75525 500 
289Gull, Hartlaub'sChroicocephalus hartlaubii5252.0052   
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus1313.0013   
10010Gull, UnidentifiedN/A N/A33.003
167Harrier, African MarshCircus ranivorus11.332
170Harrier, Montagu'sCircus pygargus11.001
64Heron, BlackEgretta ardesiaca11.001   
69Heron, Black-crowned NightNycticorax nycticorax15.2915   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala16.0018   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea15.0920   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea12.508   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides14.6915   
63Heron, StriatedButorides striata11.332   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus1134.771378 1000 
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus232.44341   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash15.3233   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus13.8816   
397Kingfisher, MalachiteCorythornis cristatus11.001
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis25.008
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus13.0716   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus344.87266   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus14.3315   
360Owl, African GrassTyto capensis11.001
361Owl, MarshAsio capensis11.292
42Pelican, Great WhitePelecanus onocrotalus1313.0013   
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula29.6736   
241Plover, GreyPluvialis squatarola11.001   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius132.79300   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris113.3084   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma111.5839   
282Pratincole, Black-wingedGlareola nordmanni2496.43150010050 
197Rail, AfricanRallus caerulescens11.001-1
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos12.108  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea1109.11493  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis14.7522   
895Sandpiper, PectoralCalidris melanotos11.001
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola16.4054   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana118.25103   
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii221.30114   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis12.638   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba15.5734   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus128.93159   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta2260.671400   
80Stork, WhiteCiconia ciconia33.504  1
76Stork, Yellow-billedMycteria ibis34.506   
208Swamphen, AfricanPorphyrio madagascariensis111.1460 50
99Teal, Blue-billedSpatula hottentota110.7943   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis24.1113   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha124.20168   
290Tern, CaspianHydroprogne caspia11.502   
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida116.8675 75 
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus16.7830   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A320.3350
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis113.1858
268Whimbrel, Eurasian Numenius phaeopus22.002   
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Wednesday 01 February 2023 12:01
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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