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Suikerbosrand Drainage (26302815)

Gauteng

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Gauteng Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Environment
Management status PROVINCIAL GAME/NATURE RESERVE
Conservation status PROTECTED
IBA information SA022 - SUIKERBOSRAND NATURE RESERVE
Ramsar information
Heritage information
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Information 

Date_registered
2007-02-08
Brief_description
21 small dams, a vlei and a 200m stretch of rocky pools.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
1016Anas platyrhynchos13.254
256Calidris pugnax11.001  
72Scopus umbretta11.001   
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus11.001   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata1584.76164   
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus15.3616   
203Crake, BlackZapornia flavirostra12.277
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa11.302   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa12.114   
10006Duck, DomesticAnas platyrhynchos33.003
101Duck, Fulvous WhistlingDendrocygna bicolor23.004   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa36.009   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A22.002
104Duck, White-backedThalassornis leuconotus14.8811   
100Duck, White-faced WhistlingDendrocygna viduata14.5723   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata757.88139   
149Eagle, African FishHaliaeetus vocifer11.001
58Egret, GreatArdea alba11.754   
60Egret, IntermediateArdea intermedia11.332   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta11.432   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis110.1870   
205Flufftail, Red-chestedSarothrura rufa11.001
10004Goose, DomesticAnser anser39.1712
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca15.0415   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis14.9039   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus11.672   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis112.0628   
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus99.009   
69Heron, Black-crowned NightNycticorax nycticorax33.003   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala12.9114   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.553   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.563   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides11.563   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus13.1711   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus111.4288   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash112.1955   
397Kingfisher, MalachiteCorythornis cristatus11.672
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis11.804
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus13.296   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus527.1259   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus18.8326   
360Owl, African GrassTyto capensis11.502
361Owl, MarshAsio capensis14.3310
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris15.4231   
1332Pochard, Red-crestedNetta rufina11.001
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma16.2923   
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis11.001   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola88.008   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana22.143   
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii22.834   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis114.9044   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba11.803   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus12.203   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta11.332   
80Stork, WhiteCiconia ciconia311.5020  1
208Swamphen, AfricanPorphyrio madagascariensis12.096  
99Teal, Blue-billedSpatula hottentota11.001   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha14.4014   
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida12.145   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus11.001   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A33.003
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis16.4426
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Saturday 04 February 2023 04:45
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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