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Dawidskraal Tern Roost (34211855)

Western Cape

CWAC status NEWLY REGISTERED
Authority Private
Management status UNKNOWN
Conservation status PARTLY PROTECTED
IBA information SA107 - EASTERN FALSE BAY MOUNTAINS
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2009-10-02
Brief_description
A small section of rocky coast that regularly supports large numbers of terns in summer. The eastern boundary is the old Disa Kloof estuary and in the west the start of Long Beach, including the current Disa Kloof estuary.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
49Cormorant, BankPhalacrocorax neglectus23.004   
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis110.0755   
51Cormorant, CrownedMicrocarbo coronatus11.001   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus15.8728   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa22.002   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata22.002   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta11.272   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoeniconaias minor615.5025   
44Gannet, CapeMorus capensis450450.00450
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca318.8885   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia13.8010   
289Gull, Hartlaub'sChroicocephalus hartlaubii142.42150 125 
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus115.2970   
167Harrier, African MarshCircus ranivorus11.001
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.001   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus121.4338   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash13.9312   
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maxima22.002
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis11.001
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus22.002   
231Oystercatcher, AfricanHaematopus moquini313.8927 24 
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus230.7867   
291Tern, CommonSterna hirundo200416.67600   
298Tern, Greater CrestedThalasseus bergii384.64300 250200
296Tern, SandwichThalasseus sandvicensis40245.00450   
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus22.002   
232Turnstone, RuddyArenaria interpres22.002   
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis15.7210
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Monday 30 January 2023 10:54
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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