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Port Nolloth Salt Pan (29141652)

Northern Cape

CWAC status NEWLY REGISTERED
Authority Northern Cape Department of Tourism, Environment and Conservation
Management status TOWN COUNCIL PROPERTY
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2007-07-14
Brief_description
This site comprises the salt pan just towards the north of Port Nolloth.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
256Calidris pugnax18.1021  
4150Albatross, ShyThalassarche cauta55.005
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta28.9248   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata14.7112   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A66.006
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata11.001   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta15.0012   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus418.0032   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoeniconaias minor322.7563   
10016Flamingo, UnidentifiedN/A N/A2727.0027
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca11.672   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis12.005   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia19.3314   
2062Gull, Great Black-backedLarus marinus22.002
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus11.332   
289Gull, Hartlaub'sChroicocephalus hartlaubii195.63369250125300
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus130.19109   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus33.003   
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis11.001
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus11.001   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus14.5911   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus25.307   
211Moorhen, LesserParagallinula angulata11.001
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula1313.0013   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius111.4043   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris13.0010   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus117.3994   
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea198.50251  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis22.002   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola33.003   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana15.9112   
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii28.6028   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus24.3311   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta18.0018   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis111.9029   
294Tern, ArcticSterna paradisaea33.003  
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.001
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A112.0052
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp11.502
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis14.3112
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Wednesday 01 February 2023 12:18
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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