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Galeshewe Dam (28412440)

Northern Cape

CWAC status NEWLY REGISTERED
Authority Unknown
Management status LOCAL MUNICIPALITY
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2016-08-07
Brief_description
Small holding dam to the NE of Kimberley

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
256Calidris pugnax17.0013  
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata320.3342   
100Duck, White-faced WhistlingDendrocygna viduata241.33116   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata23.335   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis2626.0026   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus22121.67178   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoeniconaias minor324.5046   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca22.002   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis33.003   
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis1414.0014   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis117.0033   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia11.001   
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus5555.0055   
69Heron, Black-crowned NightNycticorax nycticorax11.001   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.502   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus11.001   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus67.679   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris22.002   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma615.0024   
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea2525.0025  
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana44.004   
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii213.3335   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus414.6720   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta6464.0064   
80Stork, WhiteCiconia ciconia11.001  1
99Teal, Blue-billedSpatula hottentota11.001   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis831.3353   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha413.3332   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus3030.0030   
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis22.002
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Wednesday 01 February 2023 11:38
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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