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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 pugnax16.7821  
4150Albatross, ShyThalassarche cauta55.005
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta29.4248   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata15.2512   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata11.001   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta15.0012   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus418.0032   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoeniconaias minor322.7163   
10016Flamingo, UnidentifiedN/A N/A2727.0027
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca11.672   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis12.205   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia19.3314   
2062Gull, Great Black-backedLarus marinus22.002
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus11.001   
289Gull, Hartlaub'sChroicocephalus hartlaubii199.40369250125300
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus130.42109   
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 armatus14.8111   
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 marginatus117.2994   
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea198.50251  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis22.002   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola33.003   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana15.9112   
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii29.2528   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus24.2911   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta18.0018   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis112.1729   
294Tern, ArcticSterna paradisaea33.003  
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.001
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A112.0052
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp11.502
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis14.5312
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Saturday 27 November 2021 03:44
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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