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Hartenbos Estuary (34072207)

Western Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Private
Management status UNKNOWN
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2005-11-08
Brief_description
Counts are conducted from the river mouth up to the N2 Bridge.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
1016Anas platyrhynchos214.6740
10015Anas hybrid55.506
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta432.5066   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata131.83231   
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis16.2015   
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus19.5945   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus124.73102   
267Curlew, EurasianNumenius arquata4747.0047   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa15.5617   
10006Duck, DomesticAnas platyrhynchos13.1010
10005Duck, HybridAnas hybrid67.008
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A24.006
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata112.4650   
149Eagle, African FishHaliaeetus vocifer11.332
58Egret, GreatArdea alba44.004   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta16.7419   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis110.3329   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus649.2587   
10004Goose, DomesticAnser anser22.002
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca13.096   
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis66.006   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis110.6468   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia13.7515   
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus118.11115   
289Gull, Hartlaub'sChroicocephalus hartlaubii49.5015   
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus438.48151 150 
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala13.006   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea17.1823   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus11.332   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash13.176   
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maxima11.252
397Kingfisher, MalachiteCorythornis cristatus22.002
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis12.086
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus26.6715   
246Lapwing, White-crownedVanellus albiceps22.002   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus13.1718   
231Oystercatcher, AfricanHaematopus moquini12.878   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius15.0011   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris15.0039   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus25.8311   
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea11.001  
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii18.3823   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba15.1722   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus213.6743   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta33.504   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis115.0079   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha12.205   
290Tern, CaspianHydroprogne caspia12.5510   
291Tern, CommonSterna hirundo237.18250   
298Tern, Greater CrestedThalasseus bergii219.3083   
299Tern, LittleSternula albifrons515.0025   
935Tern, RoyalThalasseus maximus11.001 
296Tern, SandwichThalasseus sandvicensis1017.5035   
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.001
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus16.4021   
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp22.002
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis14.9012
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Monday 06 February 2023 04:40
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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