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Van Ruyssen Dam (24003105)

Northern Province

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Phalaborwa Bird Club
Management status UNKNOWN
Conservation status UNKNOWN
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2005-08-31
Brief_description
Mine dam.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta114.9140  
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus11.001   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata22.002   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus16.1026   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo235.43126   
203Crake, BlackAmaurornis flavirostris24.5310
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa17.9623   
91Duck, CombSarkidiornis melanotos11.001   
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata121.0060   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis11.502   
58Egret, GreatEgretta alba11.252   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta13.0010   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer11.823
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber10121.00703 625 
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor757.00149   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus216.91101   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis11.001   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia12.406   
72Hamerkop, HamerkopScopus umbretta12.456   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala11.001   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath11.001   
63Heron, Green-backedButorides striata12.896   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea17.9018   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea13.3613   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides13.506   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus15.5014   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus12.003   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash11.753   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus11.403  
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maximus11.713
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata11.575
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis13.659
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus19.4227   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus12.004   
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax12.003  
172Osprey, OspreyPandion haliaetus11.001
41Pelican, Pink-backedPelecanus rufescens77.007   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius110.8032   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris112.4324   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus12.003   
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax121.50102  
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos14.6013  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea125.5050  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis13.007   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola15.7112   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba12.604   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus265.73243  
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta286.27307   
73Stork, MarabouLeptoptilos crumeniferus336.38188   
75Stork, Saddle-billedEphippiorhynchus senegalensis11.502   
76Stork, Yellow-billedMycteria ibis12.003   
208Swamphen, African PurplePorphyrio madagascariensis11.001  
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis29.0015   
99Teal, HottentotAnas hottentota22.503   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha14.6711   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus3030.0030   
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus25.1712   
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp13.9010
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis14.5710
689Wagtail, YellowMotacilla flava11.001
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