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Orange River: Richtersberg - Norosthama (28171722)

Northern Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTS SUSPENDED
Authority Northern Cape Department of Tourism, Environment and Conservation
Management status NATIONAL PARK
Conservation status PROTECTED
IBA information
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Date_registered
2007-01-19
Brief_description
This section stretches from Richtersberg in the west, upstream to Norosthama.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
72Scopus umbretta22.002   
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus712.3316   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus826.0049   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa1727.0037   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa23.505   
10006Duck, DomesticAnas platyrhynchos66.006
149Eagle, African FishHaliaeetus vocifer15.007
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta34.678   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca811.6715   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis12.504   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath46.008   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea610.3316   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus11.001   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash77.007   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus11.001   
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maxima34.005
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis18.6718
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus11.001   
42Pelican, Great WhitePelecanus onocrotalus213.0024   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba44.004   
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp13.506
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Wednesday 01 February 2023 12:22
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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