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PMC Wetlands (24013110)

Northern Province

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Phalaborwa Bird Club
Management status MINING PROPERTY
Conservation status PARTLY PROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2000-07-29
Brief_description
The site is made up of the following wetlands counted: Return Water Dam (31.17, 24.01), sewage works (31.15,23.98), the wetland under the waste rock dump (31.14,24.00) and the old tailings dam (31.18,24.00).

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta114.0656  
71Bittern, EurasianBotaurus stellaris11.001   
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus11.563   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus115.2481   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo490.85454  130
203Crake, BlackAmaurornis flavirostris14.8821
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa110.4138   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa22.002   
91Duck, CombSarkidiornis melanotos11.001   
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata213.2971   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis1105.00434   
58Egret, GreatEgretta alba14.9720   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta17.2123   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer12.386
370Fishing-owl, Pel'sScotopelia peli11.001
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber125.91136   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor145.31220   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus322.5683   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis16.9026   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia12.628   
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus12.335   
899Gull, Lesser BlackbackedLarus fuscus11.001
72Hamerkop, HamerkopScopus umbretta13.3912   
64Heron, BlackEgretta ardesiaca11.001   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath12.236   
63Heron, Green-backedButorides striata13.9412   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea114.7071   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea15.7419   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides11.573   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus77.007   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash12.754   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus12.7813  
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maximus11.546
396Kingfisher, Half-collaredAlcedo semitorquata11.001
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata12.806
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis17.7122
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus216.8236   
246Lapwing, White-crownedVanellus albiceps13.466   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus12.136   
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax12.806  
74Openbill, AfricanAnastomus lamelligerus88.008   
172Osprey, OspreyPandion haliaetus11.202
230Painted-snipe, GreaterRostratula benghalensis11.001  
41Pelican, Pink-backedPelecanus rufescens110.6750   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius19.5542   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris16.0021   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus18.6024   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma11.502   
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax123.75108  
255Sanderling, SanderlingCalidris alba22.002   
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos12.004  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea125.89138  
259Sandpiper, GreenTringa ochropus22.002
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis16.6738   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola16.4121   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii33.504   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba114.4855   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus123.47146  
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta163.69314   
73Stork, MarabouLeptoptilos crumeniferus487.22383   
75Stork, Saddle-billedEphippiorhynchus senegalensis12.5611   
77Stork, Woolly-neckedCiconia episcopus24.007   
76Stork, Yellow-billedMycteria ibis115.3191   
208Swamphen, African PurplePorphyrio madagascariensis14.5412  
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis113.8161   
99Teal, HottentotAnas hottentota110.8047   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha17.6430   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus3030.0030   
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus19.0032   
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp16.8217
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis12.675
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