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Driefontein Farm Dam (33211846)

Western Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Private
Management status PRIVATE FARM
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
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Date_registered
2002-07-21

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
72Scopus umbretta11.001   
256Calidris pugnax11.001  
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata155.14219   
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus130.52220   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus111.0465   
216Crane, BlueGrus paradisea22.253   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa16.3319   
10006Duck, DomesticAnas platyrhynchos11.001
10005Duck, HybridAnas hybrid11.001
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa16.5618   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A3030.0030
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata141.03170   
149Eagle, African FishHaliaeetus vocifer11.212
60Egret, IntermediateArdea intermedia11.502   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta11.001   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis15.8817   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus24.006   
10004Goose, DomesticAnser anser1717.0017
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca2203.101125   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis154.14296   
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis15.1721   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus13.428   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis122.6865   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia12.607   
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus11.673   
69Heron, Black-crowned NightNycticorax nycticorax12.506   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala12.2512   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea12.328   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus113.3866   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus13.678   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash18.0425   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus521.61102   
42Pelican, Great WhitePelecanus onocrotalus131.73124   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius113.6545   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris16.5476   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma12.254   
261Redshank, CommonTringa totanus11.001
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos11.332  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis11.001   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola11.001   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana176.42268 210 
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii110.88103   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba14.0511   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus15.1319   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta125.6088   
80Stork, WhiteCiconia ciconia55.005  1
99Teal, Blue-billedSpatula hottentota13.678   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis15.1813   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha111.1262   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus14.508   
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus11.502   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A2020.0020
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis19.0342
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Monday 06 February 2023 06:00
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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