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Keiskamma River Estuary (33172729)

Eastern Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Private
Management status PRIVATE LAND
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
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Date_registered
2003-02-01

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
72Scopus umbretta11.292   
256Calidris pugnax163.55169  
255Calidris alba179.68527   
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta55.005   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata110.7526   
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis214.0843   
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus16.6420   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus110.3135   
214Crane, Grey CrownedBalearica regulorum11.704   
267Curlew, EurasianNumenius arquata11.001   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa16.4114   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A114.2531
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata670.86166   
149Eagle, African FishHaliaeetus vocifer12.296
58Egret, GreatArdea alba11.713   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta17.1416   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis234.81172   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus811.5015   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoeniconaias minor11.001   
266Godwit, Bar-tailedLimosa lapponica12.204   
265Godwit, Black-tailedLimosa limosa11.001 
10004Goose, DomesticAnser anser24.146
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca216.5042   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis110.7553   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis15.5719   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia115.6462   
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus11.001   
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus28.9315   
167Harrier, African MarshCircus ranivorus11.252
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala17.5044   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath14.3212   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea417.8342   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides22.002   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus119.7278   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash15.7819   
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maxima11.402
397Kingfisher, MalachiteCorythornis cristatus11.904
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis14.2512
243Lapwing, Black-wingedVanellus melanopterus2626.0026  25
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus317.1247   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus11.001   
172Osprey, WesternPandion haliaetus11.001
231Oystercatcher, AfricanHaematopus moquini12.718   
42Pelican, Great WhitePelecanus onocrotalus11.001   
236Plover, Chestnut-bandedCharadrius pallidus22.002   
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula425.0684   
239Plover, Greater SandCharadrius leschenaultii22.674   
241Plover, GreyPluvialis squatarola129.59105   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius15.0516   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris15.4812   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus218.6362   
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos16.8829  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea165.28210  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis14.508   
257Sandpiper, TerekXenus cinereus114.8868 
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola17.6714   
1342Shelduck, CommonTadorna tadorna2222.0022
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana14.509   
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii13.6713   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis11.332   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba215.2444   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus114.0528   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta145.73159   
79Stork, BlackCiconia nigra11.001   
208Swamphen, AfricanPorphyrio madagascariensis22.002  
99Teal, Blue-billedSpatula hottentota11.001   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis122.9381   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha16.6721   
290Tern, CaspianHydroprogne caspia11.674   
291Tern, CommonSterna hirundo164.06371   
298Tern, Greater CrestedThalasseus bergii15.9130   
299Tern, LittleSternula albifrons326.9461   
296Tern, SandwichThalasseus sandvicensis117.00150   
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A6060.0060
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus13.8212   
232Turnstone, RuddyArenaria interpres23.507   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A223.91150
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp23.336
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis217.4839
268Whimbrel, Eurasian Numenius phaeopus425.16108   
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Saturday 04 February 2023 05:36
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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