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Vaalbank Farm Dam (29052549)

Free State

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Free State Department of Tourism, Environmental and Economic Affairs
Management status PRIVATE FARM
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
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Date_registered
2002-06-08

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
256Calidris pugnax11066.006946  
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta137.50153 125 
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata21264.47713250002500 
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus17.6318   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus19.1324   
203Crake, BlackZapornia flavirostra22.002
216Crane, BlueGrus paradisea77.007   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa12.003   
91Duck, Knob-billedSarkidiornis melanotos1212.0012   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa12.004   
104Duck, White-backedThalassornis leuconotus22.002   
100Duck, White-faced WhistlingDendrocygna viduata144.67340   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata2101.76518   
149Eagle, African FishHaliaeetus vocifer11.172
58Egret, GreatArdea alba13.005   
60Egret, IntermediateArdea intermedia11.332   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta25.0012   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis718.2527   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus19282.851063 625750
87Flamingo, LesserPhoeniconaias minor2132.20595   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca2466.631637   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis2121.67530   
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis328.29101   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus12.333   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis1127.851283500250 
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia13.006   
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus12.003   
69Heron, Black-crowned NightNycticorax nycticorax29.6718   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala11.502   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea15.4052   
63Heron, StriatedButorides striata11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus16.1421   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus128.30158   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash13.5811   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus11.672   
397Kingfisher, MalachiteCorythornis cristatus11.001
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis11.001
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus432.00115   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus25.0010   
236Plover, Chestnut-bandedCharadrius pallidus18.3318   
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula77.007   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius128.7592   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris17.2721   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma627.3376   
282Pratincole, Black-wingedGlareola nordmanni91189.333550100501700
261Redshank, CommonTringa totanus22.002
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos11.001  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea119.8676  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis22.002   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola11.001   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana2416.673263420210500
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii1092.73526350175350
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis11.001   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba15.0913   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus23164.7313401000500 
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta6162.20610   
80Stork, WhiteCiconia ciconia66.006  1
76Stork, Yellow-billedMycteria ibis118.7559   
208Swamphen, AfricanPorphyrio madagascariensis11.001  
99Teal, Blue-billedSpatula hottentota11.001   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis244.86177   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha157.05383   
290Tern, CaspianHydroprogne caspia18.5014   
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida113.3338   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus286.29165   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A351817.208720
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis110.6732
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Saturday 04 February 2023 06:20
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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