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Syferfontein Colliery Dams (26252914)

Mpumalanga

CWAC status NEWLY REGISTERED
Authority SASOL
Management status PRIVATE LAND
Conservation status UNKNOWN
IBA information
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Date_registered
2007-11-07
Brief_description
The dams counted in this section include the "Wildkampā€¯ and associated dams (Krapfontein dam, Bleshoender dam and Wilge dam).

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
72Scopus umbretta11.603   
256Calidris pugnax29.8022  
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta88.008   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata102278.23513   
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus227.4388   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus12.705   
203Crake, BlackZapornia flavirostra11.001
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa26.8012   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa112.4037   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa16.0011   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.001
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata227.7994   
149Eagle, African FishHaliaeetus vocifer11.502
58Egret, GreatArdea alba13.256   
60Egret, IntermediateArdea intermedia28.0014   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta14.007   
982Egret, SlatyEgretta vinaceigula88.008   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis1155.75384   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca3699.93225   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis27.8320   
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis17.3320   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus17.7019   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis327.1479   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia34.005   
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus17.7518   
64Heron, BlackEgretta ardesiaca23.676   
69Heron, Black-crowned NightNycticorax nycticorax11.001   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala12.004   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath11.503   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.882   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides23.145   
70Heron, White-backed NightGorsachius leuconotus11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus13.8311   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus111.3075   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash13.788   
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maxima12.003
397Kingfisher, MalachiteCorythornis cristatus11.001
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis11.564
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus33.003   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus423.0841   
246Lapwing, White-crownedVanellus albiceps33.003   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus28.1416   
211Moorhen, LesserParagallinula angulata2211.00420
361Owl, MarshAsio capensis11.001
240Plover, CaspianCharadrius asiaticus11.001   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius23.334   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris14.5010   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma13.508   
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos2424.0024  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis11.673   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola56.007   
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii13.757   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis15.6011   
249Snipe, GreatGallinago media33.003   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba14.009   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus35.8013   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta16.8015   
208Swamphen, AfricanPorphyrio madagascariensis12.004  
99Teal, Blue-billedSpatula hottentota22.002   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis44.004   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha15.6715   
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A18.6724
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida12.003   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus11.001   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A16.8312
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp22.002
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis114.5030
688Wagtail, MountainMotacilla clara55.005
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Sunday 03 July 2022 11:33
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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